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Restitution How Some Criminals Compensate Their Victims

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With prison overpopulation in the early eighties state lawmakers reviewed restitution, specifically financial restitution, and whether it acted as a deterrent for future crimes. Courts chose from three different forms of restitution: financial repayment, service to the victim, or community service. The article explores the type of crimes and corresponding financial restitution.
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 48 Issue 1, Summer 1982, p17-22, il