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What is Double Jeopardy?

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Double jeopardy refers to the idea that one cannot

A

face multiple charges in one court case.

B

face excessive fines that are more than twice the approved amount.

C

be tried for the same crime twice.

D

face the death penalty if they have already been handed one sentence.

E

vote multiple times in the same federal election.