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Part Two The North Carolina Constitution and Commentary, Art.XI Punishments, Corrections, and Charities

From: The North Carolina State Constitution (2nd Edition)

John V. Orth, Paul Martin Newby

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 28 July 2021

The following punishments only shall be known to the laws of this State: death, imprisonment, fines, suspension of a jail or prison term with or without conditions, restitution, community service, restraints on liberty, work programs, removal from office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust, or profit under this State. Criminal prosecutions generally begin with indictment or impeachment (see Article I, Section 22); criminal convictions can result only in the punishments listed in the present section. In the 1971 constitution, as...
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