1.Use the internet to research Miller v. Alabama, 132 S.Ct. 2455 (2012), and in a minimum of 1000 words, discuss the facts, issue and holding in a narrative format. In your discussion, you will need to address the Constitutional issues the U.S. Supreme Court faced in reaching its decision in the case.
2. Can an argument be made that a legislature, and not a court, is the appropriate institution to define “death” for purposes of a homicide? Give your rationale.
3.Give an overview of your state’s murder statutes, including the elements of each and punishment differences.
4. Under the Model Penal Code, what elements are necessary to establish the commission of murder?
5. Consider you are a state legislator in your state. After concluding question three above (murder statutes), what recommendations, changes, and enhancements would you recommend to each?