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Sentencing for Criminal Assaults on Children  

Author:  Joan Zorza, J.D..; Anne L. Perry, J.D..

Source: Volume 02, Number 04, Spring 2010 , pp.359-360(2)

Family & Intimate Partner Violence Quarterly

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This article briefly summarizes the outcomes of two recent court cases concerning sentencing for criminal sexual assaults on children. These cases were appealed to the respective state supreme courts, whose rulings are presented.

Keywords: People v. Gaffney , 816 N.Y.S.2d 653 (N.Y. App. Div. 2006); Widner v. State , 631S.E.2d 675 (Ga. 2006)

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