The Victim`s right movement 2 full pages APA formatted paper. QUESTION and ANSWER

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The Victims’ Rights Movement Write a 2 page paper. Address the following in your paper: Explain how has the victims’ rights movement has affected the criminal justice system and the rights of offenders? Include a title page and 3-5 references. Only one reference may be from the internet (not Wikipedia).

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Victim's right movementStudent NameInstitution Name. Victim's right movementVictimization refers to the process where one is victimized or is made to become a victim in a certain scenario. The movement was started to ensure that victims who are accused of a crime are entitled to rights. The rights include the right to participate in the proceedings, the right to speak at the proceedings and the right to a fair trial. The movement was started after there was a total spraying off of the justice system in America and that was not a fair practice for the people involved. It was started almost 30 years ago and it has become very successful with time (Elias, 1993).The movement has had a very drastic impact on the criminal justice. The law has undergone a number of changes in order to accommodate the movement. In the system, it is stated that rights that the constitution guarantees are stronger than the rights that may be set on statutes only. According to the law, there is no law of any state that is valid if at all it violates the constitution of the state. The rights of victims were included in the constitution and that gave them some level of permanency. This is because a statute which is ordinary can be changed by the legislature any time and very difficult to change the constitution (Englebrecht, 2011).The rights have also ensured that the rights are enforceable because they are stated in the constitution. In any instance that an agency of the state viol

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