Sentencing Factors

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  • Created on: 09-03-16 11:29
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  • Sentencing aims/factors/types
    • Aims
      • Punishment or Retribution
      • Deterrance
      • Rehabilitation
      • Protection of the Public
      • Reparations
    • Types
      • Custodial
      • Finacial
      • Communal
      • Discharge
    • Mitigating Factors
      • First offence
      • If they were really young or old
      • If they offender is easily influenced
      • Expressed remorse, offered to compensate
      • Difficult home circumstances
      • Guilty plea
    • Aggravating Factors
      • Abuse of position of trust
      • If they were in a gang
      • Vulnerable victim
      • Racial or Religious Hostility
      • If the offence was committed on bail
      • Previous conviction for similar offence
      • Use of a weapon
  • Aggravating Factors
    • Abuse of position of trust
    • If they were in a gang
    • Vulnerable victim
    • Racial or Religious Hostility
    • If the offence was committed on bail
    • Previous conviction for similar offence
    • Use of a weapon

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