Proceedings of the International Conference on Economics, Law and Education Research (ELER 2021)

Criminological and Criminal Problems of Punishment for Domestic Violence: Theoretical, Practical and Judicial Aspects

Authors
Ganna Sobko, Igoris Krzeckovskis
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Ganna Sobko
Available Online 22 March 2021.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.210320.033How to use a DOI?
Keywords
domestic violence, punishment, release from punishment, victim
Abstract
The article is devoted to the analysis of criminological issues about the conditions and causes that contribute to the emergence of domestic violence, as well as the victimological component of this anti-social phenomenon. The sex and characteristics of victims of domestic violence were analyzed. Based on this, the procedural issues related to the refusal of the victim to further prosecution by law enforcement agencies of the person who committed the criminal offence were analyzed. Further consideration concerned the types of punishment applied to perpetrators of domestic violence, identified gaps in the judicial system of sentencing and release from it. Based on the decisions of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine, the ways to improve the legislation on domestic violence are analyzed.
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AU  - Ganna Sobko
AU  - Igoris Krzeckovskis
PY  - 2021
DA  - 2021/03/22
TI  - Criminological and Criminal Problems of Punishment for Domestic Violence: Theoretical, Practical and Judicial Aspects
BT  - Proceedings of the International Conference on Economics, Law and Education Research (ELER 2021)
PB  - Atlantis Press
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EP  - 192
SN  - 2352-5428
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DO  - https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.210320.033
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