Poor And The Justice System
978 wordsIn 1963, the Supreme Court ruled in Gideon v. Wainwright that every criminal defendant has a right to have an attorney. The poor are appointed an attorney normally known as a public defender to defend them. The poor are given substandard representation in courts due to lack of funds and a broken criminal justice system. The criminal justice system has made strides forward. The Sixth Amendment right to counsel was generally understood as guaranteeing criminal defendants the right to hire their ow...
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Forms Of Energy Potential Energy
703 wordsPhysics Essay: The Conservation of Energy Since the beginning of time, energy has pervaded our earth. These days we rely on it to advance in our technological developments. We also need energy for a variety of other things such as: to keep our bodies alive and healthy, to run our machines and other technical devices, we also rely on energy to keep warm in winter and cool in summer. Energy is the ability to do work. People and other things can run out of energy (e. g. a marathon runner) in which ...
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Should Judges Be Elected Or Appointed
1,103 wordsThe question of electing judges or appointing judges has had a long bumpy road in Illinois history. Over the last Twenty years the voters of the state of Illinois have been asked several times to vote on the constitutional proposal changing the judicial selection process. And the debate is not over yet. There are many proposals currently in front of the Illinois General Assembly. If enacted will change the selection methods. Supporters of the current elective system are fighting to keep the publ...
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What Business Can Learn From Open Source
2,116 wordsLately companies have been paying more attention to open source. Ten years ago there seemed a real danger Microsoft would extend its monopoly to servers. It seems safe to say now that open source has prevented that. A recent survey found 52 % of companies are replacing Windows servers with Linux servers. [ 1 ] More significant, I think, is which 52 % they are. At this point, anyone proposing to run Windows on servers should be prepared to explain what they know about servers that Google, Yahoo, ...
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Van Der Main Function
1,101 wordsThis is an introductory essay on C programming. It assumes that you know varying amounts about computers and programming in general. First, I recommend that you purchase The C Programming Language, Second Edition by Brian W. Kernighan and Dennis M. Ritchie (referred to by everyone as K&R 2), and also Expert C Programming: Deep C Secrets by Peter van der Linden, and keep both at your side while you program. They are very useful and very handy books. The C language has changed some since the publi...
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Free Jazz The Revolution Of '60s
1,356 wordsREVISED AND EXPANDED HERE, THIS PIECE ORIGINATED AS AN "ORAL ESSAY" FOR THE COSMOETICA OMNIVERSICA INTERVIEW SERIES More or less officially unveiled with the first New York appearance of the Ornette Coleman Quartet at the Five Spot Caf in the fall of 1959, free jazz (or new black music, space music, new thing, anti-jazz or abstract jazz as it would variously be labeled), gave new dimension to the perennial "where's the melody?" complaint against jazz. For most of the uninitiated, what the Colema...
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Unrecycled Sludge Cake Activated Sludge Water
525 wordsWhere does the wastewater go? When water goes down your sink or toilet, it travels through small pipes to much larger trunk sewers. The sewer systems are built to the slope of the ground around the Elbow and Bow Rivers. This slope allows most of the waste to go down by gravity, rather than expensive pumps, to one of four plants. To handle low areas, which do not have enough slope, pumping stations have been made. How is wastewater treated? Wastewater treatment in Calgary involves the following p...
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Tower Of London Tourist Attractions
636 wordsThe structure of the travel and tourism industry plays an important part in linking the key components together especially the principles that are organisations that provide the products for a holiday e. g. services such as accommodation, transportation and holiday insurance which makes up the package holiday arranged by the travel agent and tour operator. They can be divided up into three groups, which are Transportation Carriers Accommodation Providers Ancillary Services Accommodation and Cate...
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Studies Have Shown Children Of Alcoholics
1,304 wordsImagine yourself being 11 years old. You and your next-door neighbor just finished eating dinner, and now playing cards in front of the television. A few hours pass and your mother tells you that its bedtime. After being asleep for a couple of hours, you hear your father come inside your house. This was not unusual; he always comes home late at night. You hear your parents yell at each other and then you hear an awful sound. Did your father just hit your mother only because his dinner was cold, ...
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Good Will Hunting Robin Williams
983 wordsA studious young man, an open book these two images swirl around the screen in a kaleidoscope effect, this was the introductory scene of Good Will Hunting. This scene is followed by Ben Afflick, knocking on Wills door, when Will comes out a credit rolls by that says, screenplay written by Ben Afflick and Matt Damon, just as the two walk side by side. This shows how perfectly the makers of this movie have everything timed, down to the credits. Also, the timing shows when the professors assistant ...
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Catcher In The Rye Sex Life
582 wordsCatcher in the Rye The book Catcher in the Rye Holden expresses many issues that get to him personally. One of the issues deals with his sexuality. Holden, is very homophobic, thinks a lot of guys he meets in the story are fifty. Holden also shares with us that he doesnt like his sex life, he even goes as far as getting a hooker but he backs (out of course! ) In Holden's story he goes trough a very big change. He deals with his loss of innocence's and the strange situations he gets into. Holden'...
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Brother Allie Dead Brother
1,139 wordsThe Book Catcher in the Rye is a novel written by J. D. Salinger based on a boy and what he goes through in just three days. The book begins as Holden Caulfield tells what has happened to him previously. Curiously he does not say were he is at the moment. He is a teenager growing up in 1950 s New York. He is expelled from his prep school once again. In an attempt to deal with this he leaves school a few days before the end of term, and goes to New York to take a vacation before returning to his ...
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Catcher In The Rye Jane Gallagher
1,049 wordsHolden Caufield lives in a psychiatric hospital in California. While in the rest home, Caufield tells the story of a four day flash back when he was in school. Holden's roommate, Ward Stradlater arrives to get ready for his date with Jane Gallagher, a girl whom Holden knows and likes. Afterward, Holden and some friends go out for the night. After an argument with Ward, Holden decides to leave the school. He goes to New York. While sitting in his room he decides to call Jane Gallagher but instead...
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Brain Cells Test Subjects
647 wordsCigarettes and Their Destruction of the Brain Smokers generally feel more comfortable after that especially important first cigarette of the day. Within just a few seconds of lighting up, smoking activates mind-altering changes. Smokers are well aware of the long-term risks of their habit: such as lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema, and other deadly illnesses. However, smokers are attracted by the immediate effects of smoking: a stimulant that makes them seem to feel more alert, clearheaded a...
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Acute Target Audience
1,081 wordsLucozade, first established in 1927 is now a highly successful soft drinks product. As times change so do people, so in order to keep a wide customer base Lucozade has been constantly changing its image and broadening its appeal to the public. To investigate how Lucozade has changed its image between 1960 and 2000 we have examined three television advertisements that Lucozade used to promote its product. The first one was shown in 1960, the second in 1980 and the third in 1999. The narrative of ...
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Fact That These Corporations Humans You Have Working Society
1,293 wordsMcdonaldization of society, could the structure of such a familiar fast-food chain-store be turned around and analyzed as that of intense bureaucratic structure showing other institutes how to expand and exist? According to Robert Keels article The Mcdonaldization of Society, in the December 1989 issue of Psychology Today, it already has. Ever since McDonalds sound to existance in the middle of the 20 th century, it has grown immensely to approx 12, 000 outlets world-wide. Developing into a nece...
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Brother Alley Holden Love
647 wordsHolden Caulfield can be analyzed through his thoughts, actions and circumstances which surround his everyday life. Holden acts like a careless teenager. Holden has been to several prep-schools, all of which he got kicked out of for failing classes. After being kicked out of the latest, Pency Prep, he went off to New York on his own. Holden seems to have a motivation problem which apparently affects his reasoning. The basis of his reasoning comes from his thoughts. Holden thinks the world is full...
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Rock N Roll Rhythm And Blues
1,426 wordsRock music emerged during the mid- 1950 s to become the major popular musical form of young audiences in the United States and Western Europe. Its stylistic scope is too broad to be encompassed by any single definition; the only feature common to all rock music is a heavy emphasis on the beat. Rock n Roll, 1950 - 62 The primary source of rock n roll was rhythm and blues, an idiom popular among black audiences that combined elements of urban blues (in the structure, vocal style, and use of amplif...
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Workout Clients Machine
532 wordsThe gym that I would build will be equipped with everything needed to ensure the best possible workout. My gym would be constructed next to the hills. I would make sure that there is a little pathway paved through the hills so that the members of my gym can jog through their when ever they want and at the same time they can enjoy the beautiful scenery, get fresh air (which is important), and have the advantage of jogging up hills as oppose to a treadmill. The most important thing to me would be ...
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Sister In Law Drinking Problem
1,032 wordsAn Analysis of Babylon Revisited In the short story Babylon Revisited, a man named Charlie Wales has come back to Paris with the intent of regaining custody of his nine year old daughter. She has been staying with her aunt and uncle since the death of her mother. Being in Paris brings back memories of his previous lifestyle of drinking, late night socializing, and excessive spending. During lunch with his daughter he encounters two friends from his carousing days, but since he is attempting to t...
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