Crime and Punishment

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Crime
an act against the law
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Judgement
the act of judging people on their actions
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Justice
due allocation of reward and punishment/ the maintenance of what is right
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Law
rules made by Parliament and enforceable by the courts
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Capital punishment
the death penalty for a crime or offence
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Deterrence
the idea that punishments should be of such a nature that they put people off commiting crimes
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Rehabilitation
restore to normal life
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Reform
the idea that punishment should try to change criminals so they wont commit again
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Retribution
the idea that criminals should pay for their offences
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Sin
an act against God
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Addiction
a reccuring compulsion to engage in an activity regardless of its bad effects
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Responsibility
being responsible for one's actions
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Judgement

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the act of judging people on their actions

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Justice

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Law

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Card 5

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Capital punishment

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