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Plea Bargaining and Trial Decisions in Context: An Examination of Disparities in Punishment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice. Nov2022, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p432-455. 24p.

Abstract: Racial and ethnic disparities in the criminal justice system have been well documented in prior research. Despite this, few studies have explored the extent of disparities after accepting a plea bargain compared with proceeding to trial. The distinctio...

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Ethnic Discrimination in Criminal Sentencing in China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Politics. Oct2022, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p2294-2299. 6p.

Abstract: This article presents the first analysis of ethnic discrimination in sentencing patterns in the People's Republic of China, focusing on drug cases in Yunnan Province. We posit the problem minority hypothesis, which holds that discrimination in an autho...

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La « compliance » une application de la cindynique.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Revue du Financier. jul/aou2022, Vol. 44 Issue 250, p38-43. 6p.

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Stacking punishment: The imposition of consecutive sentences in Pennsylvania.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Criminology & Public Policy. Aug2022, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p567-594. 28p. 4 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Research Summary: This study introduces the decision to impose consecutive sentences as a "window of discretion" in modern sentencing regimes that has the potential to produce extreme and disparate punishment. Among cases sentenced in Pennsylvania betw...

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When in Rome... On Local Norms and Sentencing Decisions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the European Economic Association. Apr2022, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p700-738. 39p. 6 Charts, 8 Graphs.

Abstract: We study spatial variation in criminal sentencing. We show the existence of local sentencing practices varying widely even across geographically proximate areas. Using compulsory rotation of judges in North Carolina, we find that judges arriving in a n...

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The effect of offender race/ethnicity on public opinion of appropriate criminal sentences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legal & Criminological Psychology. Sep2022, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p283-296. 14p. 1 Color Photograph, 4 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Purpose: There has been a long history of sentencing disparities in the United States criminal justice system, in particular amongst defendants of different races or ethnicities. The most commonly noted disparity is that Black defendants are typically ...

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OSMANLI İMPARATORLUĞU'NDA CİNAYET VE YARALAMA VAKALARI: 478 NUMARALI AYNİYAT KATL DEFTERİ ÖRNEĞİ.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dumlupinar University Journal of Social Science / Dumlupinar Üniversitesi Soysyal Bilimler Dergisi. tem2022, Issue 73, p114-129. 16p.

Abstract: Bu çalışmanın amacı, Meclis-i Vâlâ tarafından tutulan Ayniyat Katl ve Sirkat Defteri'ne kaydedilen katl kategorisinde yer alan cinayet ve yaralama vakalarını tasniflemek ve edinilen verileri 1851 Ceza kanunnamesi çerçevesinde değerlendirmektir. Mart-Te...

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Declining Significance of Race in Criminal Sentencing: Evidence from US Federal Courts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Forces. Mar2022, Vol. 100 Issue 3, p1110-1141. 32p.

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Abstract: Racial inequality in sentencing has decreased substantially over the last decade. In 2009, the average sentencing difference between black and white defendants in federal court was nearly 3 yrs. By 2018, this difference was less than 6 mos. Among drug ...

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MADISON LECTURE THE POWER OF THE PRIOR CONVICTION.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): New York University Law Review. Jun2022, Vol. 97 Issue 3, p902-932. 31p.

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