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Weighing the Aggravating and Mitigating Factors - Crime - About.com
When deciding the sentencing for a defendant who has been found guilty, jurors in most states are asked to weigh the aggravating and mitigating circumstances ...
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The Sentencing Stage of a Criminal Case - Crime - About.com
Several factors can influence the final sentence the judge decides to hand down. These are called aggravating and mitigating circumstances. Some of them may ...
http://crime.about.com/od/Crime_101/a/The-Sentencing-Stage-Of-A-Criminal-Case.htm
Scott Peterson Gets Death Penalty - Crime - About.com
Dec 21, 2004 ... The Peterson Verdict: Special Circumstances ... of Venue · Aggravating and Mitigating Factors · The Scott Peterson Trial · Death Row Inmates.
http://crime.about.com/od/news/a/scott_death.htm
Pennsylvania Death Penalty - Statistics and History - Pittsburgh
A separate hearing is held for the consideration of aggravating and mitigating circumstances. If at least one of the ten aggravating circumstances listed in the law ...
http://pittsburgh.about.com/cs/pennsylvania/a/death_penalty.htm
UCMJ - Article 106a - Espionage
(B) the members unanimously determine that any extenuating or mitigating circumstances are substantially outweighed by any aggravating circumstances, ...
http://usmilitary.about.com/library/milinfo/mcm/bl106a.htm
The Arraignment Stage of a Criminal Case - Crime - About.com
The judge will also have a background check done and determine any aggravating or mitigating circumstances surrounding the crime before pronouncing ...
http://crime.about.com/od/Crime_101/a/The-Arraignment-Stage-Of-A-Criminal-Case.htm
AWOL and Desertion - Maximum Possible Punishments - US Military
... punishment upon return to military control, except in the most aggravating circumstances (such as if someone went AWOL and then went on a crime-spree).
http://usmilitary.about.com/od/justicelawlegislation/a/awol6.htm
Profiles of the Casey Anthony Trial Jury Members - Crime - About.com
May 20, 2011 ... ... and they could not vote for the death penalty in any circumstances. .... Why Juries Must Weigh the Aggravating and Mitigating Factors of a ...
http://crime.about.com/od/current/a/Profiles-Of-The-Casey-Anthony-Trial-Jury-Members.htm
Supreme Court Death Penalty Cases - Landmark ... - Civil Liberties
While the jury is permitted to consider any aggravating or mitigating circumstances, it must find and identify at least one statutory aggravating factor before it may ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/capitalpunishment/tp/Supreme-Court-Death-Penalty-Cases.htm
The Death Penalty - Crime - About.com
When deciding the sentencing for a defendant who has been found guilty, jurors in most states are asked to weigh the aggravating and mitigating circumstances ...
http://crime.about.com/od/death/
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