Need help with my Psychology question – I’m studying for my class.
Death Penalty: Hall vs. Florida (2014) — USE THIS TOPIC PLEASE
The purpose of this assignment is to analyze the psychological reasoning used by the Supreme Court in a decision relevant to forensic psychology. This assignment will help you to differentiate the mechanics of the legal system and distinguish the relationship between law and psychology, both of which are crucial to a forensic psychologist.
In this paper, you are to analyze a Supreme Court decision related to the field of forensic psychology (for instance, competency to stand trial, child custody, or violence risk assessment). Choose from the list of decisions included in Supreme Court Decisions (linked in Resources).
In addition to the above objectives, your assignment should meet the following requirements:
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Distinguish the relationships between law and psychology in the Supreme Court decision.
Analyze the psychological reasoning used by the Supreme Court in a decision that is relevant to forensic psychology.
Communicate in a manner that is scholarly, professional, and consistent with expectations for members of the psychological professions.