Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Crim. Justice Chpt 9


intermediate sentencing??? incentive for criminals to rehabilitate . Judge’s discretion to set upper and lower limits on prison terms. Circumstances taken into consideration .
critiques of intermediate sentencing? Inequality in sentencing . Personal or social characteristics affect discretion. Time served is less than the sentence.
3 principles of structured sentencing? Proportionality. Equity. Social debt.
determinate sentencing ? Fixed terms, reduced by good time or gain time . Advisory sentencing guidelines. Presumptive sentencing guidelines.
sentencing is structured by what 2 factors? Offense level. crim. history
other sentencing structures? Three strikes laws. Mandatory sentencing
what are some alternatives in sentencing? Taking classes. Fine. Victim offender mediation .
Presentence investigation ? Presentence investigation report. Probation or parole offices. Sentencing recommendation could be made.
Victim’s rights? Protected form the accused. Be heard in public proceeding . Notified of the offender’s release or escape.
Death: the ultimate sanction? death penalty. Capital offenses >E.g. first degree murder, treason Time-consuming >Writs of habeas corpus >Opposition to capital punishment
goals of sentencing? Retribution. Incapacitation . Deterrence rehab restoration
what kind of deterrence is there? general and specific
Created by: KyronCox