Factors Relevant to Sentencing: The Views of Judges and Jurors

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This two-page fact sheet summarises further key findings from the Victorian Jury Sentencing Study by Professor Kate Warner, University of Tasmania, and colleagues. The focus is judges’ and jurors’ views on the weight given to certain factors during sentencing.

The first fact sheet in the series asks, Is Sentencing in Victoria Lenient?

Authored and published by the Sentencing Advisory Council
© State of Victoria, Sentencing Advisory Council, 2018