IMC Colloquium Series: "The Arithmetic of Sentencing"

Friday, October 2, 2009
11:30 - 12:30

Dr. Pierre Tremblay
School of Criminology, University Of Montreal


I will talk about scaling of severity of various penalties (fine, probation, prison)our ability to establish reasonable severity equivalencies. The main subject matter of the talk will be to ask if lawyers and judges have a more cogent understand of penal metrics than the general public.