Chapter 9-Sentencing & pnshmnt
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Punishment has 2 purposes:
- the deserved infliction of suffering onto wrong doer
- the prevention of crime
discourage ofndr from recidivating
sentence severe enough to stop ppl from committing similar crime
removal or restriction of the freedom of ofndrs=longer prison sentances
repairing harm that's been done on victim & community
auth must be able to justify the sentences handed out
over those who have power by virtue of their pstn in CJS
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