• Identify and define pretrial motions, types of evidence, and witnesses presented at trial.

• Describe the key steps of the trial process.

• Explain the origins of the jury system and the role of the jury in the justice system.

• Distinguish the role of the grand jury and the petit jury.

• Articulate the process of jury selection and the issues of discrimination such as those raised by the use of peremptory challenges.

• Explain the historical significance of jury nullification and discuss the current issues of jury nullification.