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Sentencing Matters (Studies in Crime and Public Policy)

by Michael Tonry

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages232
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Open LibraryOL7388545M
ISBN 100195122933
ISBN 109780195122930

The book combines a history of policy with an examination of current research findings regarding the consequences of the sentencing system, calling attention to the devastatingly unjust effects on the lives of the poor and disadvantaged.   College. She is a frequent speaker on plea and sentencing matters, and in co‐authored a chapter on circuit court sentencing for Michigan Criminal Procedure, a book published by the Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

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Sentencing Matters (Studies in Crime and Public Policy) by Michael Tonry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Michael Tonry, an internationally recognized authority on criminology, offers in these pages a comprehensive overview of current research, policy developments, and practical experiences concerning sentencing and sanctions.

He examines the effects of increased penalties and considers whether they have made America a safer place/5(9). "Tonry's Sentencing Matters is an encyclopedic compendium of sentencing theory and reform in the United States, beautifully written and organized around a set of eight prescriptions for change that Tonry says are the logical outcomes of studying the marshals his evidence and marches toward politically charged : $ Sentencing Matters.

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Synopsis Michael Tonry offers a comprehensive overview of research, policy developments, and practical experience concerning sentencing and sanctions.

He considers what we know about the effects of innovations of the past twenty years on sentencing disparities, and what directions policy should move in the next twenty years. Within its pages Michael Tonry provides us with an unparalleled insight into the main sentencing debates in the United States over the 25 years Tonry's comparative analysis is virtually unique in its ability to convincingly synthesis material from differing jurisdictions a scholarly exposition of the substance of sentencing research and policy in the United States in recent years /5(9).

"Tonry has written the most inclusive and up-to-date study of American sentencing practices now available. To my knowledge, no other work approaches Sentencing Matters ' field of vision, particularly in its sustained attention to developments in the states.

In Sentencing Matters, Michael Tonry, an internationally recognized authority in the field, offers a comprehensive overview of research, policy developments and practical experience concerning sentencing and sanctions. He examines the effects of increased penalties and whether America has become a safer place as a result.

Michael Tonry, an internationally recognized authority on criminology, offers in these pages a comprehensive overview of current research, policy developments, and practical experiences concerning sentencing and sanctions. He examines the effects of increased penalties and considers whether they have made America a safer place.

Sentencing Bench Book Subjective matters taken into account (cf s 21A(1)) [] Prior record Section 21A(2)(d) Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act and the common law Requirement to state the precise manner prior record is taken into account under s 21A(2)(d) Undetected or ongoing criminal offending Gap in history of criminal offending.

Description Sentencing in Australia Seventh Edition is the most up-to-date explanation available of sentencing law and practice across Australia. The Seventh Edition of this national work strengthens its position as the preferred treatment of the subject.

In this book Michael Tonry offers a comprehensive overview of research, policy developments, and practical experience concerning sentencing and sanctions. He will consider what we know about the effects of innovations of the past twenty years on sentencing disparities, and will consider what directions policy should move in the next twenty years.

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By offering a complete survey of new developments in both research and policy, Sentencing Matters is certain to spark fresh dialogue on this divisive issue. Michael Tonry is Sonosky Professor of Law and Public Policy at the University of Minnesota, and editor of the journals Crime and Justice: A Review of Research and Overcrowded Times.

By offering a comprehensive survey of new developments in research and policy, Sentencing Matters is certain to spark fresh debate on this divisive issue. It will be of great interest to lawyers, criminologists, judges, policy makers, and others concerned with the problem of crime and what to do about it.

Full contents: 1. Sentencing Matters; 2. Sentencing Bench Book Fact finding at sentence [] The judicial task of finding facts [] Onus of proof [] Standard of proof [] Disputed factual issues [] Factual issues need not be either aggravating or mitigating factors [] Fact finding following a guilty verdict [] Exceptions to approach in Cheung and Isaacs [] Fact finding following a guilty plea.

Free Online Library: Sentencing Matters. by "Trial"; Law Book reviews Books. Printer Friendly. 34, articles and books. Periodicals Literature. Keyword Title Author Topic. The Free Library > Law/Government/Politics > Law > Trial > October 1, In fulfillment of its purpose, the Commission created sentencing guidelines, embodied in what Delaware refers to as the “Benchbook.” These guidelines were approved of and implemented by Administrative Directive Seventy-Six of the Supreme Court of Delaware in   Books All Departments Amazon International Store Automotive Baby Beauty & Personal Care Books CDs & Vinyl Clothing, Shoes & Jewellery Computer & Accessories Electronics Garden & Outdoor Grocery Health, Household & Personal Care Home Industrial & Scientific Kitchen & Dining Luggage & Travel Gear Luxury Beauty Movies & TV Musical Author: Michael H Tonry.

This report was written by Nazgol Ghandnoosh, Ph.D., Research Analyst at The Sentencing Project. The report draws on a publication of The Sentencing Project, Incorporating Racial Equity into Criminal Justice Reform. Cover photo by Brendan Smialowski of Getty Images showing Congressional staff during a walkout at the Capitol in December This book is about sentencing; specifically, the amount of judicial prerogative in sentencing in light of increasing public concern over crime.

The author presents research addressing the relationship between the increasing severity of sentences and crime rates, mandatory penalties, the benefits of judicial discretion in sentencing, and possible future policies in sentencing.

This book deals with sentencing in international criminal law, focusing on the approach of the UN ad hoc Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and Rwanda (ICTR). In contrast to sentencing in domestic jurisdictions, and in spite of its growing importance, sentencing law is a part of international criminal law that is still 'under construction' and is .Fiji Magistrates Bench Book April Juvenile Justice 1 Introduction 2 Definitions 3 Criminal Responsibility of Juveniles 4 A Separate Court The Media 5 Procedure in Juvenile Courts Accepting a Plea Bail Defended Hearing 6 Sentencing of Juvenile Offenders Pre-sentencing Matters.Buy Sentencing Matters by Michael Tonry from Waterstones today!

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