Criminal Court Procedure

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Anonymous
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Criminal Court Procedure
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2011-05-21 12:28:27
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Flash cards for AS/A2 Law - CCP
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  1. Where would summary, TEW and indictable cases be tried?
    • Summary: Magistrates
    • TEW: Magistrates/Crown
    • Indictable: Crown
  2. What is the maximum sentence and the maximum fine that the Magistrates can impose?
    • Max Fine: £5000
    • Max Sentence: 6 months
  3. Name the 6 types of sentence.
    • 1. Custodial
    • 2. Community
    • 3. Suspended
    • 4. Financial
    • 5. Discharge
    • 6. Other
  4. Name the 5 aims of sentencing.
    • 1. Retribution
    • 2. Detterence
    • 3. Prevention
    • 4. Reparation
    • 5. Rehabilitation
  5. What factors do the courts consider when choosing a sentence?
    • Pre-sentence report
    • The crime
    • Was it premeditated?
    • Plea
    • Previous convictions
    • Bail?
    • Family
    • Medical
    • Age
    • Financial situation

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