What are the state and federal objectives of punishment?

What are the state and federal objectives of punishment?

 

Solution

The state and federal government have the objective of adhering to the principles of the social contract when issuing punishment for civil and criminal infractions. The social contract posits that people give up inalienable rights such as the right for individual retribution, revenge, and taking the law into their own hands to live in a society that is supposed to provide remedies when they are wronged. When people left their