Identify and discuss the main stages of the criminal trial.?
Identify and discuss the main stages of the criminal trial.
In a nut shell Opening statements Prosecution presents it case -Prosecution calls for witnesses, police, forensics, evidence, etc -Defense cross examines adjectives of the above Prosecution rests Defense presents its case -Defense calls for witnesses, forensics, etc to give an alternative guess -Prosecution cross examines all of the above. Defense rests Closing statements Jury trial - jury then goes into deliberation, comes posterior with a verdict. Verdict is read. Judge trial - judge weigh on evidence, and then passes judgment.