This article discusses the role of forgiveness in criminal law, focusing specifically on the nature of forgiveness, how and when society should forgive wrongdoers, and the nature of punishment.
Dennis M. Cariello,
Forgiveness and the Criminal Law: Forgiveness Through Medicinal Punishment,
27 Fordham Urb. L.J. 1607
Available at: http://ir.lawnet.fordham.edu/ulj/vol27/iss5/37