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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2011; 24157–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2011.24.1.57
Published: 01 October 2011
... violence among inmates during incarceration, and a smaller number provide prevention services to those reentering or their families that could reduce the risk of intimate partner violence upon release. Furthermore, only a small portion of domestic violence perpetrators may be identified as needing related...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2019; 32142–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2019.32.1.42
Published: 01 October 2019
... bystanders themselves. The issue was raised again during a summit session about advocacy in systemic reform efforts. Kara Gotsch, Director of Strategic Initiatives at the Sentencing Project (an advisor and partner to the summit), asked: Violent crimes are the majority of people incarcerated in the state...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2017; 295234–246 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2017.29.5.234
Published: 01 June 2017
... Reporter Dafna Lin- zer, who had recently uncovered evidence of dysfunction and discrimination at the Office of the Pardon Attorney; American University constitutional scholar Professor Jef- frey Crouch; my ride or die partner in crime, Jesselyn McCurdy from the ACLU; and Cedric Parker, the brother of...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2015; 274222–228 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2015.27.4.222
Published: 01 April 2015
... is a set of predictor features associated with a given outcome class. Suppose that an outcome to be forecasted is a subse- quent arrest for intimate partner violence. The random forests algorithm searches over the training data for con- figurations of predictor values that are associated with such...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2011; 24293–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2011.24.2.93
Published: 01 December 2011
... their trust.47 Second, consider distribution and production offenses. If producers or distributors are to make a financial profit or otherwise benefit from selling or trading child pornog- raphy, customers and trading partners are necessary. The greater the total demand for child pornography, the larger...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2006; 19291–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2006.19.2.91
Published: 01 December 2006
... is not important enough to warrant federal attention, intimate partner abuse is at the root of a number of recent Supreme Court cases.2 Moreover, a recent congressional finding cites a poll in which 92 percent of American women said that fighting sexual and domestic violence should be a top public...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2006; 19283–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2006.19.2.83
Published: 01 December 2006
... canvasses the legal bases for federalizing such crimes and identifies some of the particular issues facing victims of domestic abuse in the federal forum. She notes the pervasive phe- nomenon of domestic violence victims refusing to cooperate with the prosecution of their abusive partners (belying the...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2006; 19169–72 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2006.19.1.69
Published: 01 October 2006
... immediately fol- lowing limits the right to notice of release where such notice may endanger the safety of the person being released. There are cases, particularly in domestic violence cases, where there is danger posed by an intimate partner if the intimate partner is released. Such circumstances are not the...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2001; 133-4134–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2000.13.3-4.134
Published: 01 February 2001
... pardon are intimate partners in the exercise of state authority over the bodies of subjects and citizens. The policy issue that arises is how to distribute the powers to punish or pardon most appropriately between juries, judges, constitutional courts, legislatures and the exec- utive. Prosecutors...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2001; 133-4168–176 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fsr.2000.13.3-4.168
Published: 01 February 2001
... involved more because of relationships than because of the proÞt motive, are often unwilling or just too slow to act in their self-interest and cooperate. This is often true of intimate partners, usually women, who are involved with major trafÞckers. Moreover, because their roman- tic partners are high up...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 2000; 125287–298 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20640284
Published: 01 March 2000
... him about the body and head, at least once with an unidentified hard object, inflicting contusions and bruises. Schwarz and Wiese then drove to Glenwood Road and Bedford Avenue, where they radioed Bellomo that they had in custody a suspect in the assault on Volpe. Volpe and his partner, Thomas Bruder...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 1998; 113158–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20640157
Published: 01 November 1998
... prevent. Therefore, when forced to testify, some of these reluctant witnesses lie. Occasionally, domestic violence victims can avoid testifying by asserting their spousal privilege not to testify. Many victims who are unwilling to testify when their abusive partner faces a prison sentence, however, are...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 1998; 105268–274 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20640095
Published: 01 March 1998
... partnered by section 2(2)(b) which modifies the usual rule regarding sentence length. It provides that a court shall impose a longer than commensurate sentence of such duration as in its opinion "is necessary to protect the public from serious harm from the offender" (but not in excess of the maxi mum...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter. 1997; 95266–272 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20640001
Published: 01 March 1997
... (1995), 83 O.A.C. 73, leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada denied. The Ontario Court of Appeal has taken the same approach to sentencing for the attempted murder of a spouse, refusing to consider the systemic problem of male violence against intimate partners. See R. v. Edwards; R. v. Levo...