ASSYST - Computer Support for Guideline Sentencing

  title={ASSYST - Computer Support for Guideline Sentencing},
  author={E. Simon and G. Gaes},
ASSYST (Applied Sentencing System) was developed so that judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, probation officers and other key members of the Federal criminal justice system could easily compute, record, archive and examine the implications of Guidelines promulgated by the United States Sentencing Commission [1]. Although ASSYST was not developed using the formalisms employed by most expert system designers, it does meet at least some of the criteria of an expert system [2] and in particular… CONTINUE READING