Corporation - United States v. Missouri Valley Construction Co. - Alternative Sentencing of Corporations Reevaluated

dc.contributor.authorWilliams, Lynnette R.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-14T20:15:00Z
dc.date.available2013-02-14T20:15:00Z
dc.date.issued1985
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION|In 1983, United States v. William Anderson Co. was noted in this journal as a landmark case in the area of corporate sentencing. The imposition of novel probation conditions on corporate defendants was viewed with approval in light of the difficulties inherent in sentencing corporations. It was suggested that Anderson would allow the criminal justice system more flexibility to devise appropriate sanctions for corporate defendants.|On August 22, 1984, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals decided United States v. Missouri Valley Construction Co. which overruled Anderson "insofar as it authorizes the district courts to direct a defendant, as a condition of probation, to pay money to entities which did not suffer actual damages or loss resulting from defendant's offense." Thus, the Eighth Circuit, by placing limitations on the district courts' discretion to provide conditions of probation in corporate sanctioning, espouses diminished flexibility in devising appropriate corporate sanctions...en_US
dc.description.note1984-1985en_US
dc.description.pages1161en_US
dc.description.volume18
dc.identifier.citation18 Creighton L. Rev. 1161 (1984-1985)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/39578
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.time.yr1984-1985
dc.titleCorporation - United States v. Missouri Valley Construction Co. - Alternative Sentencing of Corporations Reevaluateden_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.typeJournal Article
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