70: Sentencing of Offenders (Monologue)


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English Legal System (Module 5): An Introduction to Criminal Procedure EPISODE INFORMATION: This episode focuses on sentencing of offenders who are guilty of committing a criminal offence. It answers the following questions: - Who can be sentenced? - Who passes sentence? - What types of sentences are there? - What is the process for reaching a sentencing decision? HELPFUL LINKS: A few good videos with transcripts available from the Sentencing Council: https://www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk/about-sentencing/ Legal English teacher resources on sentencing from the Sentencing Council: https://www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk/about-sentencing/information-for-teachers/ Sentencing guidelines for both the magistrates’ court and Crown Court from the Sentencing Council: https://www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk/crown-court/ https://www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk/the-magistrates-court-sentencing-guidelines/ Defence barrister Christopher Kessling's helpful site: https://www.defence-barrister.co.uk/how-sentencing-works PODCAST MEMBERS: For more legal English practice head over to: https://studylegalenglish.com/episode70 Sign up for a free trial of Podcast Pro Membership and access online learning materials to help you become fluent in Legal English: https://studylegalenglish.com/register/podcast-pro-membership/ Love the Podcast? Help keep it free by supporting us: https://studylegalenglish.com/give SOCIAL MEDIA: Follow on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/legalenglisher Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/legalenglisher Follow on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/studylegalenglish Follow on Instagram: @legalenglisher LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/louisekulbicki/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/by/podcast/the-study-legal-english-podcast/id1286739331?mt=2 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6l3hxQmindsyPtPhw24E1X

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