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NCJ Number: 147978 Find in a Library
Title: CRIMINAL-CIVIL DISTINCTION AND DANGEROUS BLAMELESS OFFENDERS
Journal: Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology  Volume:83  Issue:4  Dated:(Winter 1993)  Pages:693-717
Author(s): P H Robinson
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 25
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This article examines distinctions between criminal law and civil law and between criminal commitment and civil commitment.
Abstract: Sections are titled "The Interdependence of Criminal and Civil Commitment as Protective Mechanisms"; "Criminal Liability of the Blameless vs. Civil Commitment of the Sane"; and "Dangerousness in Criminal Grading and Sentencing". Footnotes
Main Term(s): Criminal law
Index Term(s): Courts
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