The Virginia Journal of Felony Legislation accepts submissions year-round and opinions articles on a rolling basis. Article 62. Where the circumstances of a legal aspect are reminiscent of to offer him a heavier punishment or a lesser punishment underneath the stipulations of this regulation, he shall be sentenced to a punishment within the legally prescribed limits of punishment.
Kent Roach, Legal Legislation, sixth ed. (2015); Steve Coughlan, Felony Procedure, third ed. (2016); Nicholas Bala & Sanjeev Anand, Youth Legal Justice Regulation, 2nd ed. (2009); Steve Coughlan & Glen Luther, Detention and Arrest (2010); Robert J. Currie and Dr. Joseph Rikhof, Worldwide and Transnational Criminal Legislation, 2nd ed. (2014).
Units committing offenses beneath Articles 201, 203, 204, 207, 208, and 209 of this section shall be punished with fines, with personnel instantly in cost and other immediately responsible personnel being punished according to these articles, respectively.
When a unit commits the crimes stated in Article 213 via Article 219, it’s to be sentenced to a superb; its directly responsible particular person in cost and other personnel of direct accountability ought to be punished in accordance with the stipulations respectively stated in these Articles of this section.
Article 46. A felony aspect sentenced to fastened-term imprisonment or life imprisonment is to have his sentence executed in prison or in another organ executing the sentence; anybody with the ability to labor shall take part in labor, obtain schooling, and undergo reform.