Handbook on sentencing policies and practices in the 21st century

Introduction / Cassia Spohn and Pauline Brennan -- The transformation of sentencing in the 21st century / Megan C. Kurlychek and John H. Kramer -- Sentencing guidelines in the U.S. / Richard S. Frase and Kelly Lyn Mitchell -- Sentencing guidelines outside the United States / Julian V. Roberts and Ly...

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Published in:The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing handbook series
Other Authors: Spohn, Cassia (Editor); Brennan, Pauline Katherine
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: New York, NY London Routledge 2020
In:The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing handbook series
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Summary:Introduction / Cassia Spohn and Pauline Brennan -- The transformation of sentencing in the 21st century / Megan C. Kurlychek and John H. Kramer -- Sentencing guidelines in the U.S. / Richard S. Frase and Kelly Lyn Mitchell -- Sentencing guidelines outside the United States / Julian V. Roberts and Lyndon Harris -- Inter-district differences and extra-legal disparity under the federal sentencing guidelines : the trees are "substantially" more important than the forest / Richard D. Hartley -- Minimum sentencing for serious offences : lessons from Australia / Kate Fitz-Gibbon and James Roffee -- Discretionary release practices for juveniles facing life : a review of state parole and resentencing procedures / Stuti S. Kokkalera and Simon I. Singer -- Plea negotiations : an Australian perspective / Arie Freiberg and Asher Flynn -- Plea bargaining in the shadow of the trial / Amy Dezember and Allison D. Redlich -- Estimating the size of plea discounts : why does it matter? / Shi Yan -- To plead or not to plead? 'guilt' is the question : re-thinking plea decision-making in Anglo-American countries / Jay Gormley and Cyrus Tata -- Evolving attitudes toward capital punishment / Amy L. Anderson, Weng-Fong Chao and Philip Schwadel -- Disparities in death penalty prosecution and punishment : a review of recent research / Jeffery T. Ulmer and Lily Hanrath -- Rethinking the role of criminal history in sentencing / Rhys Hester, Richard S. Frase, Julia Laskorunsky and Kelly Lyn Mitchell -- AB109 in California : realignment, decarceration and crime in Los Angeles County / Katharine Tellis and Cassia Spohn -- The problem with problem-solving courts : the black box remains unopened after thirty years / Eileen M. Ahlin and Anne S. Douds -- Restorative justice practices and challenges in the United States / Jennifer L. Lanterman.
Physical Description:xv, 390 Seiten
ISBN:9780367136499