Matthew Majarian

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct

Philadelphia, PA

United States

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The Modern Irrationalities of American Criminal Codes: An Empirical Study of Offense Grading

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 100, Pg. 709, 2010, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-04
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2011
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Abstract:

offense grading, mandatory minimum sentences, moral credibility, criminal code reform, Pennsylvania criminal law, proportional punishment, criminal law politics, legislation, drafting, grading offenses, inconsistent statutory language, limiting judicial discretion