The objectives of sentencing should be as a form of punishment with the intent of rehabilitation. I mention rehabilitation being that the law violator is punished, therefore broken down; one should be given or taught a healthy alternative to deter further criminal activity:therefore lifting up. Punishment in the form of being locked away from society and one’s rights being null and void by itself is not the answer to deterrence. One must be taught or given the opportunity to recondition themselves. For some criminals this may not be an option, considering the severity and type of crime, however for those who are candidates for...
The objectives of sentencing should be as a form of punishment with the intent of rehabilitati