Recent developments in the penal climate in Italy reveal a growing demand for punitiveness. What will be the impact of the rise of new Eurosceptic and populist forces on the criminal justice system?
Italy has long been considered a non-punitive country due to its low imprisonment rates and the leniency of some of its penal policies. But is this really the case?
Disgusting, graphic photographs may lead to harsher moral judgment: higher sentences and lower standards of proof. Researching this means creating a set of disgusting visual stimuli. And a lot of decisions to make. Come and have a look behind the scenes.