TITLE

Sentencing is Important

AUTHOR(S)
Phil Lister, Q. C.
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
LawNow;May/Jun2012, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the sentencing which is the focus of the Conservative Government's Bill C-10 in Canada and its various goals. It mentions the three goals of sentencing such as deterrence to the public and specific deterrence to the criminal. Another is the denunciation where the judges denounce the conduct of criminals. Sentencing is also aimed at rehabilitating these criminals to make them realize their errors.
ACCESSION #
75118431

 

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