TITLE

COMMENT

PUB. DATE
May 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;5/1/76, Vol. 174 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses two approaches toward reforming the criminal justice system: minimum mandatory sentences and sentencing guidelines. Both have been tentatively endorsed by U.S. President Gerald Ford and Senator Edward Kennedy. Minimum sentencing is said to be an ineffective approach and guidelines are said to be a superior method.
ACCESSION #
25589844

 

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