9.Describe the pretrial process

Pretrial Process

Describe the pretrial process. What stages do offenders go through?

Learning Objectives

1. Describe the structure of the American court system.

2. Analyze the qualities that we desire in a judge.

3. Identify the ways that American judges are selected.

4. Describe the pretrial process in criminal cases.

5. Discuss how the ball system operates.

6. Analyze the context of pretrial detention.