Voluntary guidelines need not necessarily be based on statistical efforts to model past sentencing practices. ... U.S. Parole Commission and by the parole boards of several states, including Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Washington. The first parole guidelines system was initiated by the (then) U.S. Board of Parole in October 1972 as part of a pilot project to testanbsp;...
|Title||:||Research on Sentencing:|
|Author||:||Committee on Research on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice, Panel on Sentencing Research, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 1983-01-01|