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A Law Times column expressed concerns about extending the prison penalty for mischief on religious buildings, motivated by hate, to apply to all public buildings. Will doing this cause over-incarceration?
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Yes, the extension of 10-year maximum sentences to new non-violent crimes will lead to problems, like more pre-trial detention of youths accused of mischief.
No, extending the maximum sentence is a sage move that will demonstrate hate-motivated crimes are not condoned in Canada.
Start Voting: 2/6/2017|End Voting: 3/6/2017

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