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Title: APPRAISAL OF SENTENCES IN RELATION TO PRISON UNREST
Author(s): G J REED
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1971
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EVALUATION OF THE ROLE OF THE JUDICIARY, SENTENCING PROCEDURES IN PRISON UNREST, AND PAROLE CONSIDERATIONS.
Abstract: DISCREPANCIES IN SENTENCING PRACTICES AND THEIR EFFECTS ON PAROLE ELIGIBILITY ARE DISCUSSED TOGETHER WITH CRITERIA FOR GRANTING PAROLE AND A SUGGESTION FOR USE OF MORE INDETERMINATE SENTENCING.
Index Term(s): Indeterminate sentences; Judicial discretion; Prison disorders; Sentencing/Sanctions
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