CJA 204 Week 4 Learning Team Assignment Truth in Sentencing Presentation
Create a PowerPoint presentation to explain your team’s position on:
Truth-in-sentencing laws deter crime.
Truth-in-sentencing laws do not deter crime.
Include scholarly references supporting your arguments.
Consider the following topics when creating your presentation:
Good-time and work-time credits
Requirements for length of time served
Effect on crime deterrence and recidivism
Differences between federal and state laws
Effects if parole is eliminated
Effects on prison population
Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.