Search Results for soft crime

 
Crime & Punishment Speech

.... To whit, our modern politicians use fear to convince people that America is soft on crime and the answer to reducing crime is incarceration. ....

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PMS Defense for a Crime

.... II Miss Santos committed a terrible crime. .... However, I argue a form of "soft" determinism, which is that our actions may be determined by something like PMS ....

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CRIME WITHIN PRISONS

.... These are all controversial, with some arguing that being soft on criminals does not deter crime, and others arguing that solitary confinement and other forms ....

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Examining Biological Evidence at a Crime Scene

.... Impressions of shoe prints can be found in soft surfaces such as mud, snow .... to determine if a specific item of suspect footwear made the crime scene impressions ....

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Applying Process Guidelines and Mandates

.... present mayor of the City of New York, tapped this vein of public discontent by successfully, if inaccurately, labeling their opponents as being soft on crime. ....

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Death Penalty for Juveniles

.... Winner 171). Many polls show that large majorities agree that "society was being too soft on juvenile crime ("Are We" 167). The basis ....

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DEATH PENALTY FOR JUVENILES

.... Winner 171). Many polls show that large majorities agree that "society was being too soft on juvenile crime ("Are we" 167). The basis ....

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THE CRIME BILL OF 1994

.... Opponents contend that this provision is soft on drugs .... The crime bill of 1994 allows prosecutors in rape trials to introduce prior sexual offenses by defendants ....

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Three Strikes Legislation in California"

.... Nevertheless, the Democrats do not want to appear to be soft on crime in the November 1994 election, so they are supporting three strikes legislation. ....

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Violent Crime Control & Law Enforcement Act

.... Opponents contend that this provision is soft on drugs .... The crime bill of 1994 allows prosecutors in rape trials to introduce prior sexual offenses by defendants ....

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Criminal Justice

.... political overtones” (US 1). Perhaps Parks is trying to convince the police commission he is not soft on crime or blind to the sins of the rich and famous. ....

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California Super Max Prisons

.... So, too, politicians are reluctant to appear soft on crime and often vote in favor for tougher sentences and increased prison funding. ....

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Revisions to Crime Bill

.... The new Republican congress persons are the experts on crime just ask them. .... Opponents contend that this provision is soft on drugs. ....

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Prevention and Gang-Related Crime

.... agencies to ameliorate the chronic problems of crime and disorder. .... reciprocal alone, reciprocal or punitive alone, or "soft." Soft approaches identified by ....

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Free Will, the Leopold-Loeb Case

.... action, it would do you no good because, under a soft determinist doctrine .... accepted, the Loeb and Leopold were not really morally responsible for their crime. ....

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THE CRIME BILL IN LOS ANGELES

.... Opponents contend that this provision is soft on drugs .... The crime bill of 1994 allows prosecutors in rape trials to introduce prior sexual offenses by defendants ....

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CRIME BY THE ELDERLY

.... Fattah, E., & Sacco, V. (1990). Crime and victimization of the elderly. .... Jefferson, J. (1994, April). Doing soft time. ABA Journal, 80, 62-66. ....

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EVIDENTIARY ISSUES IN CRIMINAL APPEALS This res

.... recently the pendulum has swung the other way due to rising crimes rates, hardening of public attitudes toward judges deemed 'soft on crime,' the emergence of ....

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The Death Penalty and Exucutions

.... George Bush painted Michael Dukakis as soft on crime partly based on Dukakis' opposition to government-sanctioned executions. Bush's ....

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NYC Police Violence

.... It is doubtful if Giuliani will risk appearing soft on crime by pursuing this course in a year when he is running for Senator. However ....

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Free Will vs. Determinism This paper discusses the following

.... According to the soft determinist viewpoint, determinism is not only compatible with .... the penalty outweighs the pleasures to be gained by the crime, the person ....

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Nadine Gordimer

.... as we see in the following passage, but this is not a crime: She had a .... ellipsed to three-quarter angel, eyes cast down in concentration with soft lips almost ....

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Community Policing Mos

.... Congress, for example, takes a hard or soft line on police empowerment depending .... required to embrace community members as a resource to solve crime problems. ....

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Argument in Favor of Community Policing Mos

.... Congress, for example, takes a hard or soft line on police empowerment depending .... required to embrace community members as a resource to solve crime problems. ....

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Probation & Prison Overcrowding

.... President Reagan and President Bush tapped this vein of public discontent by successfully, if inaccurately, labeling their opponents as being soft on crime. ....

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PRISON PRIVATIZATION

.... President Reagan and President Bush tapped this vein of public discontent by successfully, if inaccurately, labeling their opponents as being soft on crime. ....

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Controlling Criminal Behavior

.... determinate sentencing mandates on judges who are regarded as being "soft" on criminals. .... yet there has not be a corresponding decrease in the rate of crime. ....

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Correctional Officer Training

.... Hoppe 1). Often, correctional officer abuse is overlooked or kept hidden within prison walls because no politician wants to appear soft on crime which would be ....

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Political Commercials

.... Combined with a weak performance in one of the presidential debates, the Horton ad helped to paint Michael Dukakis as a liberal who was soft on crime. ....

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The Miranda Decision

.... it effectively. In the 1988 election, George Bush effectively pinned "soft on crime" on Michael Dukakis. But regarding judicial ....

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