In the criminal court, judges can punish offenders with fines, imprisonment, community - 22008

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In the criminal court, judges can punish offenders with fines, imprisonment, community supervision, and a variety of other measures. Your attorney has asked you to research the available consequences in civil actions. 1.Prepare 2-4 paragraphs detailing at least two types of remedies available in civil court. 2.How do civil penalties differ from criminal punishments? 3. When a case is tried at both the criminal and civil levels, should the punishment between the two correlate in any way? Why or why not? Cite sources to support your work

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The defendant in the civil proceedings will be subject to paying the plaintiff damages or fulfilling their obligation to the plaintiff by paying restitution. Damages refer to the defendant being ordered by the court to pay an injured party compensatory damages based on the harm that was suffered. Punitive da