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Michigan's New Sentencing Rules Aren't Better for Defendants

Michigan defendants face a new level of uncertainty when they walk into criminal court for sentencing. The state Supreme Court’s decision may have been based on defendants’ right to a jury trial, but it doesn’t protect them from judicial discretion. 492 more words

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Graeske v R (2015) H&FLR 2015-36

Joshua Graeske v The Queen (2015) H&FLR 2015-36

Court of Appeal of Victoria

28 August 2015

Coram: Maxwell P and Whelan JA

Appearing for the Appellant: 263 more words

Criminal Injustice In MD

This should be shocking, but it’s not. Lawyers don’t like to talk about it, because they don’t want to be marked as troublemakers, but it’s all true. 1,314 more words

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Woman sentenced for Wayne Twp. crash that killed 3

COLUMBIANA, Ohio (WYTV) – A Hanoverton woman received her sentence Monday in Columbiana County in connection to a January 2014 in Wayne Twp. accident that killed three people. 273 more words

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Woman sentenced for Wayne Twp. crash that killed 3


LISBON, Ohio (WKBN) – A Hanoverton woman received her sentence Monday in Columbiana County in connection to a January 2014 in Wayne Twp. accident that killed three people. 272 more words

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Rape as a Crime versus Rape as a Punishment: What is going on in India?

Written By Garima Tiwari

Indian village council orders sisters to be raped and paraded naked after their brother elopes with married woman.[i]

This recent news and few other similar incidents evoke a number of sentiments. 1,611 more words

Human Rights

Man to be sentenced in suicide bomb plot at Kansas airport

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man’s odyssey into terrorism culminated when he tried to bring a van filled with inert explosives onto the tarmac at the Wichita airport where he worked, an attack prosecutors say was aimed at causing “maximum carnage” during which Terry L. 559 more words

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