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THE COMPREHENSIVE CLASSIFICATION OF ADULT OFFENDERS. ALBERT MORRIS. The author has been a member of the Faculty of Boston University.

This paper outlines the factors (biological, psychological and social) that make juvenile offenders different from adult offenders and that.

A sentence is a penalty a court imposes on a person once they plead, or are found, guilty of a criminal offence.​ The types of penalties a court can impose when sentencing an offender are set out in the Penalties and Sentences Act (Qld).​ The purposes under Queensland law for.

This begged the question of whether young adult offenders can be held fully responsible for their acts (Doreleijers and Fokkens, ;RSJ, ; see also.