sentencer

noun

  • Procedural Law and Evidence
  • Criminal Law

Definitions of sentencer

  • a person such as a judge who can decide on the punishment for a person convicted of a crime

    He is known as a harsh sentencer.

Phrase Bank for sentencer

  • She has a reputation as a tough sentencer.

  • The brief states, “no sentencer could give effect to the circumstances of the offense.

  • “I have a reputation as a hard sentencer,” Conti said.

  • The sentencer would have to determine whether Montgomery’s youth should have impacted the sentence he received.