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9.
B 1. Ch.6

which are considered infamous, are extremely
dangerous in this respect, particularly when
applied to slight offences, and juvenile offenders.
Diligentius enim vivit, cui aliquid integri
superest. Nemo dignitati perditæ parcit.
Impunitatis genus est jam non habere
pœnæ locum.
[1] [1] Senec. de Clem. Chap. XXII.

Of this nature also in a high degree
is the punishment of indiscrimate imprisonment
when due care is not taken to prevent the
indiscriminate association of prisoners, but
the juvenile and the hoary delinquent, are
allowed to meet and to live together.
Such prisons, instead of places for reform
are schools of crime.

VIII. Efficacy with respect to disablement

A punishment which takes
away the power of repeating the Crime must
be very desirable, if not too costly. Imprisonment
whilst it continues has this effect in a great measure.
Mutilation sometimes reduces the power of committing
crimes almost to nothing, and death destroys it
altogether. It will however be perceived that
whilst a man is disabled from doing mischief he is
also in great measure disabled from doing good
to himself or others.

[In some extraordinary cases
the power of doing mischief can only be destroyed by


Identifier: | JB/141/024/001
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 141.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

Box

141

Main Headings

rationale of punishment

Folio number

024

Info in main headings field

Image

001

Titles

viii efficacy with respect to disablement

Category

copy/fair copy sheet

Number of Pages

2

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f9 / f2

Penner

richard smith

Watermarks

dusautoy & rump 1809

Marginals

Paper Producer

edward collins

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

1809

Notes public

ID Number

48241

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