rs crime and punishment

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  • RS Crime and punishment key words
    • Crime
      • An Act against the law
    • Justice
      • Due allocation of reward and punishment/the maintenance of what is right.
    • Law
      • Rules made by Parliament and enforceable by courts
    • deterrance
      • The idea that punishments should be of such a nature that they will put people off committing crimes.
  • Rehabilitation
    • Restore to normal life
  • Reform
    • The idea that punishments should try to change criminals so they will not commit crimes
  • Retribution
    • The idea that punishments should make criminals pay for what they have done wrong
  • Capital punishment
    • The death penalty for a crime
  • Judgement
    • the act of judging people and their actions
  • Addiction
    • A recurring compulsion to engage in an activty
  • responsibility
    • Being responsible for one's actions


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