iew of the correctional system may be valid, in light of the case of Jeffrey DahmerĂs murder and the murder of Catholic Priest John Geoghan, both guilty of rape of underage boys and both murdered by fellow inmates. Yet detectives like Munch are hailed as ˘members of an elite squad÷ on the showĂs opening voiceover (Special, 2005, p. 1).
In Law and Order: Trial by Jury, we see judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys and clients juggle evidence, witnesses, and other crime-related elements, all in an effort to barter for the most ˘just÷ sentence. The showĂs opening voiceover proclaims, ˘In the Criminal Justice System, all defendants are innocent until proven guilty, either by confession, plea bargain, or trial by jury÷ (Trial, 2005, p. 1). However, in this show, the