Honors Projects


The roles and responsibilities of the various members included in the courtroom workgroup were evaluated in determining the prevalence of ordinary injustices. The dynamics among such members were found to be the basis under which lax adversarialism, and ultimately injustice within the criminal justice system, dominates. Prosecutorial discretion and inadequate public defense systems were observed to compromise justice on several occasions.


Criminal Justice

First Advisor

Philip Stinson

First Advisor Department

Criminal Justice

Second Advisor

Steve Demuth

Second Advisor Department


Publication Date

Spring 2014

Included in

Courts Commons