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Sentencing & Sanctions

At the conclusion of the judicial process, a judge may sentence an individual convicted of a crime to some type of penalty or sanction, such as a decree of imprisonment, a fine, or other punishments.


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OJP Publications

Five Things About Deterrence, NIJ, May 2016

HOPE II: A Follow-up to Hawaii's HOPE Evaluation, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2016

Federal Sentencing Disparity: 2005-2012, BJS, October 2015

Missing Link: Examining Prosecutorial Decision-Making Across Federal District Courts, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014

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Questions and Answers

Where can I find information about restorative justice programs?
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What are the penalties for the trafficking of illegal substances?
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What are the penalties for possession of illegal substances?
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