Sharing Reasons for Criminalization? No Thanks…Already Got ‘Em!

3 Pages Posted: 27 May 2010  

Michelle Madden Dempsey

Villanova University School of Law

Date Written: May 2010

Abstract

This short essay critiques Sandra Marshall and Antony Duff’s seminal work, “Criminalization and Sharing Wrongs,” by arguing that communities need not share in the wrongs done to particular victims in order to have standing to criminalize those who commit such wrongs.

Keywords: criminal law, criminalization, wrongdoing, crimes against humanity

Suggested Citation

Dempsey, Michelle Madden, Sharing Reasons for Criminalization? No Thanks…Already Got ‘Em! (May 2010). Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-15. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1616293

Michelle Madden Dempsey (Contact Author)

Villanova University School of Law ( email )

299 N. Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085
United States

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