Variable is the most important for correctly sentencing offenders

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Which variable do you feel is the most important for correctly sentencing offenders? Explain

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Reason being that it consists of several statements which a specific number of points are assigned. The statement appearing in each, quantify the specific sentencing characteristic addressed by that PRV. Determines also which one of the statements addressed by the PRV applies to the offended and assigned the point value that is indicated by the applicable statement with the highest number of points.

Reference

Spohn, C., Gruhl, J., & Welch, S. (1987). THE IMPACT OF THE ETHNICITY AND GENDER OF DEFENDANTS ON THE DECISION TO REJECT OR DISMISS FELONY CHARGES*.Criminology,25(1), 175-192.


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