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Sentence reductions for a guilty plea: The impact of the revised guideline on rates of pleas and 'cracked trials'.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Criminal Law. Oct2022, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p327-335. 9p.

Abstract: In 2017, the Sentencing Council introduced a revised guideline for plea-based sentence reductions. The revisions were designed to provide greater certainty and to accelerate the timing of guilty pleas. Late pleas resulting in 'cracked trials' have long...

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Ping This!!

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 12/27/2021, Vol. 313 Issue 13, p20-25. 6p. 4 Color Photographs.

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Morally excused but socially excluded: Denying agency through the defense of mental impairment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 7/26/2022, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p1-27. 27p.

Abstract: Defendants can deny they have agency, and thus responsibility, for a crime by using a defense of mental impairment. We argue that although this strategy may help defendants evade blame, it may carry longer-term social costs, as lay people's perceptions...

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施用毒品處遇之訴訟條件與 刑事簡式審判程序──最高法院 111 年度台上字第 1289 號判決評析. (Chinese)

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Taiwan Law Review; Oct2022, Issue 329, p57-76, 20p

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Abstract: Copyright of Taiwan Law Review is the property of Angle Publishing Co., Ltd and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, down...

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Juror and community views of the guilty plea sentencing discount: Findings from a national Australian study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Criminology & Criminal Justice: An International Journal. Jan2022, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p78-96. 19p.

Abstract: A plea of guilty is a long-accepted factor mitigating sentence in many countries, including Australia, although academic debate over the merits and application of the discount is ongoing. This paper presents findings from a national Australian study on...

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Chinese Courts' New Plea Leniency System: Scrutinizing the Efficacy of Mandatory Defense Counsel.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): China Journal; Jul2022, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p78-99, 22p

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Abstract: Copyright of China Journal is the property of The Australian National University and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print,...

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Guilty Plea Decisions: Moving Beyond the Autonomy Myth.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Modern Law Review. Jan2022, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p133-163. 31p.

Abstract: When a defendant pleads guilty to a criminal charge against them their conviction may be justified on the basis of autonomy rather than accuracy. In this context, autonomy can make the difference between a legitimate conviction and the breach of fundam...

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State v. Brinkman 2021-Ohio-2473.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ohio Northern University Law Review; 2022, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p475-480, 6p

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ADMISSION OF GUILT AS A BASIS FOR CONCLUDING PROCEDURAL AGREEMENTS USING THE BRICS COUNTRIES AS AN EXAMPLE: A COMPARATIVE LEGAL INTERPRETATION.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BRICS Law Journal; 2022, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p53-83, 31p

Abstract: Copyright of BRICS Law Journal is the property of Tyumen State University and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, downlo...

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