The goals of criminal law
Explain the goals of criminal law and why these goals are still important today.
Explain the connection between state police power and the limitations of this power imposed by the Constitution.
Identify the differences between state and federal jurisdiction, when it comes to criminal law, and what is meant by due process of law.
Describe the manner in which the four goals of criminal law are met by requiring and proving both a mental element and physical act beyond a reasonable doubt.