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Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death

...argued that sparing his life and instead sending him to the federal Supermax prison in Florence, Colorado, would be a harsh punishment and would best allow the bombing victims to move on with their lives without having to read about years of death penalty appeals...
Kenai Peninsula Borough Schools use positive behavior intervention strategies

...more powerful effect on behavior than punishments. "It's not going to have the same...that it is based on rewards rather than punishments. "It's all focused on what students...happens." Diamond said the lack of punishment is essential to the PBIS program...
Rich Lowry: Rolling Stone vs. UVA

...the rigor (and procedural protections for defendants) of the criminal-justice system, and result in relatively minor punishments like counseling and suspensions. Schools should be encouraging victims to go to the police, as befits any other crime...
Rich Lowry: Politicized prosecution run amok

...the investigation. O'Keefe, who has been courageous in resisting the investigations, has said, "The process is the punishment."And the offense was backing the wrong side in a highly contentious political dispute. It's one thing for kids with...
Rich Lowry: Tom Cotton's truth bomb

...Office Building - yet.To believe the Arkansan's harshest critics, that's only because felonious traitors don't get the punishment they deserve.Cotton wrote an open letter to the leaders of Iran pointing out true and obvious things about our constitutional...
Punishments for vandals should be to repair damage

Vandalism. For those who get caught they are usually fined and possibly jail time, depending on age. That doesn't teach them a darn thing! You make them clean it up and not only do the repairs but pay for it.
'Wilderness as the intervention'

...mandatory activity were disciplined by having to strip the bark off logs after lunch. But most times, nature takes care of any punishments, Brekke said. If a resident chooses to leave his boots outside overnight, despite being told it's a better idea to keep...
Outdoors the backyard so she could cook traditional Thai food in an American setting.Prepping food with her mother seemed like punishment at a time when Daoheung preferred fast-food burgers over mom's home cooking. But it was her mother's knack for taking...
Op-ed: The power of forgiveness

...What would have better served the interests of OU, Rice and Pettit and the larger student body? Instead of focusing on punishment and expulsion, shutting down the fraternity house and evicting all its residents, the goal should have been redemption...
Assembly won't send commercial marijuana cultivation measure to voters

...same effects. Mako Haggerty said he had a traumatic experience during his childhood when his father received a overly harsh punishment for possession. "To be honest, when I walked in the room tonight I knew I would be voting against the ordinance," Haggerty...


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