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Home affairs: No.10 minute to MT ("Family Policy Group: Home Office paper on crime) ["I would endorse the paper's pessimism... we should abandon the notion that sentencing is somehow about affecting behaviour and return to the idea that it is first about the punishment fitting the crime, and second about protecting society"] [declassified Aug 2013]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1050 f165
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 28pp
Themes: Education, Society, Family, Employment, Executive, Judiciary, Law & order