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... of New York, on the Canadian and Vermont borders. The area has not shared in the economic upswing of the mid- 1990s. The county is largely rural, w... ...se. In Clinton County, “Dora”, who uses a wheelchair, is dependent on “Sam” both economically and physically, since they live in a second-story apar...

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...xities of implementation that we recommend should be taken into account in future studies of the impact of federal legislation. These findings are ... ... the impact of federal legislation. These findings are based on comparative case studies of approaches for reducing violence against women that wer... ...very different from each other in terms of demographic characteristics, cultures, political orientation, forms of government, and - at the time VAWA... ...ncies, ' Twenty criteria for selecting study sites included these: geographic and political variation among sites, counties encompassing urban, subu... ...s’ immediate needs and to provide longer-term support needed by victims to become economically and legally independent from their batterers. Findin... .................................................................................... Political action ..................................................... ...ting victims’ decisions to take steps to become emotionally, psychologically, and economically independent of their abusers - even if those decisions... ... from the HAWC advocate ready access to the emotional, social, psychological, and economic support they need to leave abusive partners. The Unit pro... ...out more effective full faith and credit policies. (SE) 1999 Implementation of AT&T language line to provide 24 bourn day per week telephone transl...

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... POLICIES ON THE INCIDENCE OF VIOLENT CRIME \ by Bruce L. Benson Department of Economics Florida State University Tallahassee, FL 32306-2220 US... ...mail: bbenson @coss.fsu.edu DeVoe L. Moore and Distinguish4,Research Professor of Economics ,I, I David W. Rasmussen Director, DeVoe L. Moore Cen... ...onomics ,I, I David W. Rasmussen Director, DeVoe L. Moore Center Professor of Economics Florida State University Tallahassee, FL 32306-2220 US... ...ior only for some persons in some situations. (emphasis added) I Many empirical studies suggest that the consumption of alcohol and the incidence ... ...the propensity to commit violent acts. . COMRENTARY ON PREVIOUS ALCOHOL-VIOLENCE STUDIES One critical factor that is almost always cited to explain... ...l behavior are deterrence factors. However, most of the previous alcohol-violence studies do not explicitly control for the effects of deterrence. Wh...

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...and second, coordinating a detailed product review of the three modules. G&H International, L.L.C., provided liaison services with the Offices of Sc... ...Fax: (801) 626-7978 E-mail: pwherry@cc.weber.edu BUS: (801) 626-6990 ' G&H International Services, LLC 1747 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Suite 700 Wash... ... Tony Basil. Sincerely, Mac A. Stewart Associate Provost, Undergraduate Studies Dean, University College/Continuing Education This document is a ... ... Tony Basil. Sincerely, Mac A. Stewart Associate Provost, Undergraduate Studies Dean, University College/Continuing Education This document is a ... ...gsOfUShgtfKWebwa source of materid; Ume is no guarantee that sites will mn&n vi&&. OneMicer prqmsda straw pde on how many offices hadacast~ a comput...

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...ed Evaluation Premises and Protocols Executivc Summary Straight & Narrow, Inc. (S&N), with the participat$on of the New Jerscy Dcpartment of Correc... ...e following three programs, designcd for New' Jersey prisoners and parolees: - S&N's comprehensive aftercare program that follows primary residenti... ...l treatment, with a specially designed residential program as requested by DOC; S&N's unique work therapy treatment modality, on which long-term, pr... ... intervkw was developed for the purpose of providing a common core instrument for studies of substance abusing populations. It includes the followin... ...a research director and research assistant. Dr. Magura set out to gather baseline studies that include aftercare and work therapy as substance abuse...

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...fits, the creation of the Nalional Capital Revitalization Corporation for economic development, and funding the Superior Court of the District of Co... ...d Note(;: 2.087 defendant records were missing data on marital status. Ano&r 457 were missing data on gender. - - Table 2.10. Marital status of fe... ...re missing on a significant portion of cases; for example, data on social economic status (employment and education level combined) were missing for ... ...the regression results from equations 2 and 3, which use the fewest socio-economic variables. These regressions are based on the largest number of ob...

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...o, Vitaliano, & Proctor, 1986; Marshall & Hall, 1995). Moreover, cluster analytic studies of sex offenders have yielded inconsistent results across ... ...er, Peed, & Eastman, 1995; Chantry & Craig, 1994). Regretfully, only a handful of studies using the MCMI with sexual offenders have been carried out... ... Cognitive Distortions and Immaturity, and Justifications). In a cluster analytic studies of sex offenders (Kalichman et al., 1989; Schlank, 1995) o... ...UTE SAD1 FAC = MEAN.S(SAD7,SAD14.SAD16,SAD17,SAD27,SAD51 ,SAD58, . SAD64,SAD74,SAD&4) 3,. SXD2FAC -- Synergisx -- This f2ctor captures what has been... ... 43 'i firssettins or ascn SXJS3 f -- ,I .. ,I assault or assault md barierb. (-A&B) (noc a f SAJ47 i ................................................ ...................................................... i sexual offense) f weapon (A&B n./DJY) (not a sexual 45 i assault and baK?q. with a Gacgerocs ... ...ftercare Strategies influence outcomes. shifts in coping skills, changes in socio-economic status, and correctional costs. Drawing on sites where th...

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...followed by the cost of the digital signal processor. Lf future marketing studies should determine that high sales volumes can be achieved, the part...

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...aucracy, provides mechanisms for resolving social conflicts and encourages economic and social innovation. This projeci addressed the problem of prov... ...tp://212.56.195.172), the Supreme Court (http://www.rol.md/curt-supr), the Economic Court (http://www.rol.md/Econ), the Attorney General’s office (ht... ...oundation, in turn, prepared the required semi-annual reports and _-_ - __&__ - - ,’ .... .- - ..- ._ ., . I .--- . ~ ..- _._ ilj - r*-x quarterly f... ...dfc 8. Department of Customs (2/19/00) htto://212.56.195.172 9. Supreme Economic Court (4/20/00) http://www.rol.md/Econ I 10. Ministry of Intern...

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...4) showed that arrest did reduce recidivism among batterers in Minneapolis. Later studies of arrest showed that recidwism decreased for some abusers... ...eady jobs, those with a stake in the community, but not for others. In fact, some studies showed that for some men in some cities, arrest made the vi... ...on average, we can do no better than arrest” (Berk 1994). The corpus of scholarly studies provides no definitive answer on the topic. Mandatory arre... .... Thus, in rural areas, victims are both isolated and visible (Fahnestock 1992). Economics are an additional factor. Edmondson (1996) reports in gen... ...ge victims of DV. Rural criminal justice institutions are “rarely agents of socio-political change” (Edmondson 1996: 103). In all, the criminal jus... ...riarchy, and that rural criminal justice institutions are “rarely agents of socio-political change” (Edmondson 1996: 103). Evaluating Clinton County... ...nce more, a very rural area; men hunt; men have hunting guns. This is also a very politically and culturally conservative county; people want their g... ... 46 In Clinton County, "Dora", who uses a wheelchair, is dependent on "Sam" both economically and physically, since they live in a second-story apar... ...s, Lynda. 1995. "When Sense Is Not Common: Alternatives to Hierarchy at Work'. a Economic and Industrial Deomocracy 16553-576. Ames, Lynda J. and J...

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...eded to help explain the relative effectiveness of various interventions. Special studies focusing on specific victim (e.g., shelter clients) or offe... ...victims and the circumstances of the crimes must include gender, race, age, socio-economic status, etc., and be reported to legislators and public he... ...victims and the circumstances of the crimes must include gender, race, age, socio-economic status, etc., and be reported to legislators and public he... ...eded to help explain the relative effectiveness of various interventions. Special studies focusing on specific victim (e.g., shelter clients) or offe... ...Fox, 1998; National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women, 1994). Other studies suggest much lower levels of reporting, from as low as two ... ...use for the Defense of Battered Women, 1994; Sotello, 1998; Walker-Hooper, 1981). Economic hardships include the lack of a relatively high paying .jo... ...unity Solutions) Paz Casa Segura (South Bay Community (EYE) 2 3 M8F <la M&amp;F MBF M8F MBF < 11 M&amp;amp;lt;12 BF yes' Yes Yes' yes5 Yes Yes ... ...previously witnessed abuse (64% versus 49%), when domestic violence charges had pr&amp;iously been filed against the batterer (66% versus 57%), and when...

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...ies compiled by the Bureau of Justice Statistics. Additionally, we conducted case studies of recent sentencing and correctional reforms in seven sta... ...ota, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, and Virginia). Data for these case studies were obtained from interviews with state officials, analyse... ... from the mid-1980s through the early 1990s an increasing tendency on the part of political leaders of both parties to focus on crime in the early 1... ...system the federal government‘s own truth-in-sentencing law, passed in 1984 the political environment in and around Washington, D. C., in 1993 and... ...nders? Increasing sentence severity €or serious and violent offenders has been a politically popular policy reform throughout the early 199Os, whet... ...ed any ‘Get Twgh’ legislation 01 polices in the past 10 years? No YO @obQ. 12) @o&amp;QQ.2) others: (specify) 0 1 19- Truthinsentencing 1 2 3 4 v&amp;of... ...tion of parole & good time credits) 1 2 3 4 mandatory sentence minimums 1 2 3 4 R&amp;uc&amp;n/eiirnimth of age for mandatory wake6 of juveniles to adult co... ... Department of Justice. .- QV 42 usc Q 13701' [set. 20101J DEFINITONS Unkss ot&amp;wisc piovidcd, for purposes of this subtittc- .-- (A) tbe cart m... ...em Versus Individual Responsibility, Irvington-on-Hudson, NY: The Foundation for Economic Education, 1996. Bureau of Justice Assistance, National A...

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... Springs FINAL REPORT a' Final Report Approved By: .- Sub mitt ed to t h&amp;ate: Colorado Springs Police Department and The National Institute of Ju... ...f domestic violence. The Minneapolis Spouse Assault Study and Replication Studies This change has been fueled, in part, by the findings of the Minne... ...eased prosecutions, convictions, and sanctions for batterers. From these studies and through discussions with DVERT staff, we developed relevant re... ...out the victim and suspect (age, race, gender, marital status, education, economic level, etc.); the presence of alcohol or drug use; presence or us... ...Executive Research Forum. Clarke, Ronald V., ed.( 1994). Crime Prevention Studies, Vol. 3. Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press. a Cohen, Jacob (1 9... ... Phone: @) (w) Rae: Rdationship: 0 6. Typeofinjruy: ~~ 0 8. R-1 of \i&amp;n to go to a safe plae: 0 10. Accgstoweapoos: This document is a researc... ...OPERTY OF Natisnd Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Box 6000 So&amp;vil!e, MD 20849-6000 32 This document is a research report submitted to ...

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...gy at University of Texas-El Paso. Smithey received her Ph.D. from Texas A&amp;M University in 1994. While at Texas A&amp;M University, she served at the Pr... ... articles appear in journals such as Journal of Family Violence, Homicide Studies, Deviant Behavior, and Women & Criminal Justice. Susanne E. Green ... ...l Paso in 1998. Her academic areas and research interests include feminist studies, the family, and family violence. Her master’s thesis is titled Ad... ...ournals such as American Journal of Police, Crime and Delinquency, Police Studies, Justice Ouarterly, and Policing: An International Journal of Poli... ...on the part of the officer or the presumption of guilt solely on the socio-economic 19 U.S. Department of Justice. those of the author(s) and do not... ...f prosecution suggest these officers are malleable in regard to the recent political and philosophical changes toward violence against women and towa... ...tered women sta?] in batterin,q relationships is that they don’t have the economic resources to leave Men we more likely than women to reJpontl to c... ...itted to the U.S. Department of Justice. This report they do not have the economic resources to leave; and men are more likely to respond to conflict... ...f prosecution suggest these officers are malleable in regard to the recent political and philosophical changes toward violence against women and towa...

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...ENT CRIME Bruce L. Benson DeVoe L. Moore and Distinguished Research Professor of Economics Department of Economics Florida State University Talla... ...on@coss.fsu.edu David W. Rasmussen Director, DeVoe L. Moore Center Professor of Economics Florida State University Tallahassee, F'L 32306-2220 U... ... of Alcohol Control Policies on the Incidence of Criminal Acts: Evidence from the Economics Literature ..................................... -44- 2.... ...rirdrsand if after committing the crime they are apprehended, hdshe may blame theak&amp;uH&amp;-.-- hisher actions. Note that the primary difference between ... ... punishment, something the authors argue may not actually exisk-As such, thedistrib&amp;m of risk - - *Most theoretical models of crime in economics are ... ...Markowitz and ___- -Gmssrnaa@99~ . asedapon-the-fosmal models of domestic violencP&amp;Lmgp.t.---_-- - (1983) and Tauchen et a]. (1991). Using their not... ...e attitudes that lead to reductions (or increases) in alcohol consumption lead to political support for high {or low) beer taxes (the-drinking age va... ...e membership in the National Rifle Association is more likely to be influenced by’political ideology than by crime rates. The second set of variables... ...0- 659. Becker, Gary S. “Crime and Punishment: An Economic Approach,” Journal of Political Economy 76 (March/April 1968): 169-217. 0 Bedau, Hugo A...

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...s of the types of data available, ArcView functions, how to create maps, and case studies detailing how other police agencies had used mapping. In ...

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