Do the courts only exist to punish people? Scholars investigate the many roles the criminal justice system plays in the United States government and politics. They research a short video clip to better understand and analyze the role the different courts play in the American system of justice.
- Requires online access if assigning the video clip as homework
- The Crash Course lesson is the 18th of a 50-part unit on the government
- Lesson includes facts and data on the US court system for further research
- Provides animation for visual learners to better understand the concept