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Elements of the Expanded Model in Minnesota, Other Sentencing Systems, and Model Codes

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter demonstrates support for the wisdom and viability of the proposed model by identifying examples of its principles and procedures embodied in modern sentencing laws, practices, and ... More


The “Get‐Tough” 1980s

Ted Gest

in Crime and Politics: Big Government's Erratic Campaign for Law and Order

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195103434
eISBN:
9780199833887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195103432.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

By 1980, the violence rate had reached its highest level in memory, including a modern record of more than 23,000 homicides. The victor in the presidential race that year, Ronald Reagan, was ... More


The Expanded Limiting-Retributive, State-Guidelines Model

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides a full statement and defense of the principles and procedures of the proposed sentencing model. Principles include definite, asymmetric desert-based severity limits; expressive ... More


Washington State Deliberates: From Fortress Prison to De‐Escalation

Vanessa Barker

in The Politics of Imprisonment: How the Democratic Process Shapes the Way America Punishes Offenders

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195370027
eISBN:
9780199871315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195370027.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter details the case study of Washington State. It shows how a democratic process based on deliberative democracy led to relatively mild penal regime, with low rates of imprisonment and high ... More


Possession of Child Pornography

Charles Patrick Ewing

in Justice Perverted: Sex Offense Law, Psychology, and Public Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199732678
eISBN:
9780199894550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732678.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter deals with laws criminalizing the possession of child pornography and mandating lengthy prison terms for many of those convicted of this offense, particularly those sentenced in federal ... More


Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Richard S. Frase

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book presents a hybrid sentencing model integrating theory and practice. The theory is an expanded version of limiting retributivism that accommodates crime control and other nonretributive ... More


Towards more consistent and predictable sentencing in England and Wales

Jessica Jacobson, Julian Roberts, and Mike Hough

in Tackling prison overcrowding: Build more prisons? Sentence fewer offenders?

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847421104
eISBN:
9781447303657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847421104.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter offers some commentary issues on sentencing guidelines in England and Wales. It also suggests some ways in which sentencing in this jurisdiction may be further enhanced. In the chapter, ... More


Introduction

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0000
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The Introduction provides an overall summary of the book, describing the origins and contents of the proposed sentencing model. The need for a new model is evident in light of four important ... More


The Origins and Evolution of Sentencing Guidelines: A Comparison of England and Wales and New Zealand

Warren Young and Andrea King

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter compares and contrasts the sentencing guidelines in England and Wales with the corresponding sentencing guidelines developed but not yet implemented in New Zealand. In this essay, the ... More


Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Andrew Ashworth and Julian V. Roberts (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This volume is the first devoted to exploring the definitive sentencing guidelines in England and Wales. Although there is a vast literature on sentencing guidelines across the United States, the ... More


Comparing Sentencing Guidelines: Do US Systems Have Anything Worthwhile to Offer England and Wales?

Kevin R Reitz

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The evolution of England and Wales’ sentencing system is ongoing. One benefit of a permanent Sentencing Council is its ability to monitor the system and facilitate improvements over time. A component ... More


The Origins and Nature of the Sentencing Guidelines in England and Wales

Andrew Ashworth and Julian V Roberts

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This introductory chapter sets the stage for the rest of the volume. It begins by describing the Origins and Nature of the Sentencing Guidelines in England and Wales, from the early days involving ... More


The Definitive Guideline on Assault Offences: The Performance of Justice

Neil Hutton

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The chapter examines the ways in which sentencing decision making is defined and justified in the definitive guideline on assault offences issued by the Sentencing Council for England and Wales. In ... More


A ‘Decision Science’ Perspective on the Old and New Sentencing Guidelines in England and Wales

Mandeep K Dhami

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The field of decision science has shown that decision-making can be aided by guidance that overcomes constraints of the human mind, and simplifies and clarifies the decision task. Making precise ... More


The Struggle for Sentencing Reform: Will the English Sentencing Guidelines Model Spread?

Cyrus Tata

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Are closely comparable countries following England and Wales by moving towards the development of systematic sentencing guidelines by a Sentencing Council? And if they are not, how are these ... More


Exploring the Success of Sentencing Guidelines

Nicola Padfield

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter explores ways in which the success or effectiveness of sentencing guidelines might be measured. It argues that success cannot be measured without agreement on the goals of guidelines, ... More


Living without Guidelines

Tom O’Malley

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Many common law jurisdictions continue to operate without directive sentencing guidelines such as those operating in some American jurisdiction or those more recently introduced in England and Wales. ... More


Victims, Sentencing Guidelines, and the Sentencing Council

Ian Edwards

in Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter contributes to the volume by exploring the role of the victim at sentencing. Specifically, the focus is on victim impact and the guidelines issued by the Sentencing Council of England ... More


Conclusion

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The conclusion reviews the similarities and differences of the proposed model compared with prior models, showing how the proposed model builds on but also departs from or expands theories proposed ... More


Sentencing in Homicide

Martin Wasik

in Rethinking English Homicide Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299158
eISBN:
9780191685637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299158.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the sentencing of the offence of manslaughter; a conclusion of sorts as it takes into account previously discussed passages in the preceding topics. The chapter fist provides ... More


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