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Issue 10/2020

Abstract. Life sentence is one of the most discussed aspects of penitentiary discipline. In this essay  the concept of perpetual punishment is analyzed starting from its historical origins up to recent changes of direction by the legislator.

SUMMARY: 1. To the roots of perpetual punishment. – 2. Life sentence. End of the conviction: never. – 3. The recent roundabouts. – 4. It can be also worse.


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