Leiden Law Blog


Tag: Long-term Imprisonment

  • Time to Kill

    Time to Kill

    In recent years, we have employed harsher and longer sentences, particularly for homicide offenders. It remains to be debated whether the desired outcomes of such policies are supported by empirical research.
  • The Post-Incarceration Syndrome

    The Post-Incarceration Syndrome

    What happens to people when they are released from prison, after having spent 30 years behind bars? They experience a unique set of mental health symptoms, also known as the Post-Incarceration Syndrome.