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  • Terblanche, SS (Juta, 2008-12)
    One of the recommendations in a report by the South African Law Reform Commission on reform of sentencing (2000) was that the method of determination of the amount of fines, as a form of sentence for criminal activities, ...
  • Terblanche, S S (Northwest University, 2013-04)
    In this contribution a number of procedural issues related to sentencing of child offenders, and emanating from the Child Justice Act 75 of 2008, is considered in some detail. As a general rule, the Act requires pre-sentence ...
  • Terblanche, SS (Juta & Co Ltd, 2011)
    The article contains a systematic discussion of all noteworthy judgments dealing with issues related to sentencing. It assesses these judgments against the background of applicable law, and attempts to make a contribution ...
  • Terblanche, SS (Juta, 2011)
    The extent to which previous convictions should influence the sentence of an offender is unclear and, in South Africa, not based on clear principle. Although most people feel instinctively that an increased sentence is ...
  • Terblanche, SS (Lexis Nexis, 2013-02)
    It is generally accepted that sentencing is a particularly difficult part of the criminal process. Judicial discretion has an important role in sentencing. Several legal principles have been developed to guide the discretion. ...