Of Fragmentation and Ferment The Impact of State Sentencing Policies on Incarceration Rates, 1975-2002

Overview

The current report describes: 

1. Indeterminate sentencing; 

2. Truth in sentencing; 

3. Habitual offenders; 

4. Mandatory sentencing; and 

5. Good-time sentence reductions. 

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