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  • n. Plural form of sentencer.


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  • I am, however, open to suggestions as to how sentencers can be held accountable for decisions made in good faith which subsequently, and with the benefit of hindsight, turn out to be wrong. on June 5, 2009 at 1: 45 pm Teofilio Cubillas

    Sonnex and Farmer – only a matter of time. « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • I agree with you, but take a look at the Sentencing Guidelines Council and marvel at what tosh this government quango comes up with - particularly now the prisons are full and sentencers are effectively prohibited from using prison except for the gravest of crimes.


  • Until now, that has been that and much frustration can be caused by careless benches who tie the hands of eventual sentencers.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • It is a truism that sentencers will not use community sentences unless they can be confident that they are properly managed, which was not the case here.

    Unpaid What?

  • Volume 63, number 4, April 2007, has features on ‘Justice in the media, should sentencers be worried about public support’ juxtaposed with ‘Online Communities’ the influence of blogers (featuring ‘Bystander’)

    No Alarms and No Surprises (2) « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • I am not a lawyer, but it seems to me that sentencers are being guided towards the top end of our powers.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Third, how should the appropriate amount of punishment be determined: how should sentencers go about deciding what sentence to impose?

    Legal Punishment

  • What kinds of punishment should be available to sentencers, and how should they decide which mode of punishment is appropriate for the particular offence (see e.g. Lippke 2007; considerations of the meaning of different modes of punishment should be central to this question)?

    Legal Punishment

  • As a result sentencers must content themselves with a largely procedural justification of most of the punishments they impose.


  • * In the past many sentencers imposed sentences with a specific political background as point of departure.

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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