TITLE

Ensuring Domestic Tranquility: Platitudes About Crime

AUTHOR(S)
Lewin, Nathan
PUB. DATE
July 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;7/5/75, Vol. 173 Issue 1/2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the plan of U.S. President Gerald R. Ford for controlling crime in the U.S. Situation of crime in the country; Possibility for controlling crime in the U.S.; Role of the courts and the laws in increasing crime; Criticism of President Ford's suggestion to separate violent criminals from the community; Effect of a system of mandatory minimum sentences on criminals convicted of certain violent offenses.
ACCESSION #
10123327

 

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