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NCJ Number: 30997 Find in a Library
Title: PROBATION OR PRISON - APPLYING THE PRINCIPLE OF THE LEAST RESTRICTIVE ALTERNATIVE
Journal: CRIME AND DELINQUENCY  Volume:21  Issue:4  Dated:(OCTOBER 1975)  Pages:331-336
Author(s): S RUBIN
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DISCUSSION OF LEGAL PRINCIPLES CAPABLE OF REMEDYING DISPARITY AND UNJUST PRISON COMMITMENTS WHICH HAVE BEEN RECOGNIZED AND APPLIED TO SENTENCING.
Abstract: CASES APPLYING THESE PRINCIPLES AND SOME THAT DO NOT ARE CITED AND ANALYZED. PROPOSED CRITERIA OF THE NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMISSION ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDARDS AND GOALS RECOMMENDING ADOPTION OF THE PRINCIPLE OF THE LEAST DRASTIC ALTERNATIVE AND SUPPORTING PRACTICES ARE REVIEWED.
Index Term(s): Incarceration; Judicial decisions; Sentencing disparity
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