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Unformatted text preview: weigh into the sentencing of a particular offender. a.) true b.) false 7.) The three primary sentencing models used in the U.S. are the judicial, legislative, and ____________________. 8.) When offenders who have committed the same crime receive vastly different sentences this is known as _________________ _____________. 9.) Studies have shown that with an increase in incarceration rates the crime rate drops, indicating the value of deterrence. a.) true b.) false 10.)Since 1960, the U.S. Supreme Court has adopted a “hands off” doctrine toward the treatment of prisoners. a.) true b.) false 11.)Which of the following is a common petition for an inmate to make to the Federal Courts a.) Writ of Habeus Corpus b.) Writ of Mandamus c.) Civil rights violation(s)...
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- Spring '08
- Supreme Court of the United States, Habeas corpus, Habeus Corpus b