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NCJ Number: 31194 Find in a Library
Title: PROBLEMS OF DECRIMINALIZATION IN SOVIET LAW (FROM FRONTIERS OF REPRESSION, PART 1, NEGLIGENCE, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL LAW, EASTERN-BLOCK COUNTRIES - SEE NCJ-31189)
Author(s): V P CHOUPILOV
Corporate Author: Parc Leopold
Editions de L'universite de
Bruxelles
Belgium
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 8
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: French
Country: Belgium
Annotation: MAJOR FEATURES OF THE SOVIET SYSTEM OF DECRIMINALIZATION THROUGH SUSPENSION OF CRIMINAL RESPONSIBILITY AND ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION.
Abstract: IN THE CASE OF SOME OFFENSES ONLY RECIDIVISTS ARE HELD CRIMINALLY RESPONSIBLE. OFFENDERS ARE FREQUENTLY RELEASED IN CUSTODY OF THE ORGANIZATION WHERE THEY WORK IN WHICH CASES SOCIAL PRESSURE IS USED AS A MEANS OF REHABILITATION. SOME SENTENCING STATISTICS ARE INCLUDED. --IN FRENCH
Index Term(s): Criminal responsibility; Decriminalization; Judicial diversion; Probation; Rehabilitation; Sentencing/Sanctions; Statistics; Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
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