You are he local prosecutor. Respond to the following issues.
a. Prepare an opening statement in which you describe the five (5) crimes Paul committed. List the elements of each crime and a short statement about the facts that support each element.
b. Paul was involved in two (2) homicides. How would you classify them? Explain your rationale for the classifications.
This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.Your Honor, and you gentlemen of the jury, this is an indictment of the five crimes committed by Mr. Paul. The indictment sets forth:`That Mr. Paul, on a cold day, in the state of Illinois, hitched a lift from Jill who stopped the car and offered him a lift. As soon as he entered the car, he drew his pistol and forced Jill, at gunpoint, to drive him to a different city and thereby committing the offence of aggravated kidnapping. On reaching the city, he committed aggravated form of battery by striking her with the pistol and pushing her off the car. Further he committed...