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Second in two-part series presents detailed overview of criminal justice system in Pennsylvania
"Convicted—Understanding the Criminal Justice Process in Pennsylvania/Understanding What Happens After Conviction in the Criminal Justice System," a new video by the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University has just been released.
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The second of a two part series, "Convicted" completes the overview presented by the first part, "Under Arrest—Understanding the Criminal Justice System in Pennsylvania." "Convicted" offers a succinct overview of the Pre-sentence Investigation, including the Bail process and the role of Probation.
PLEASE READ: This video, and all of its sections, is to be used for educational purposes only, and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional legal advice. The law changes constantly and varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. If you need legal advice, you should consult with a licensed attorney.
Role of Family Members
This video was funded by a grant from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council and filmed in Bucks County Pennsylvania.