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Unformatted text preview: detterence an identification theory and process, it claims people will identify with the people being punished ex. i will not kill the man who slept with my wife the death penalty does not suggest that killing is wrong they believe some people deserve to die Atkins- case of the mentally retarted- in this case the supreme court prohibited the case of the mentally retarted-psychologist try to remember 69 or below - Alvin Ford- killed a police officer- death role- he became coco for coo coo pufss and started hallucinating- his defenders said you cant kill a crazy guy - the person has to know what is happening to them, your not fulfilling the states sanctions-who determines if someone is crazy...
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This note was uploaded on 12/31/2011 for the course CRIM 01:202:201 taught by Professor Welch during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '11