Adult Content. This is a site for adults only. Do not enter this web site unless you are at least 18 years old and legally an adult in your country of residence. When corporal punishment is used, the four rules of corporal punishment apply: I will count each stroke. If I . Feb 17, · Corporal Punishment for Adult Offenders Corporal punishment is best defined as the use of physical pain, injury, discomfort or humiliation to penalise unruly or criminal behaviour. It has been widely applied in the context of criminal justice throughout human history.
The five men birched by order of the Central Criminal Court between November and April are significant individuals in the annals of judicial corporal punishment. Over the next four years (after which the Criminal Registers are still closed to public inspection at the time of writing), 32 men received the "cat" for robbery with. Jun 30, · Corporal Punishment in Schools. Corporal punishment has been used widely in schools for thousands of years for legal and religious reasons and has spawned old proverbs such as “spare the rod and spoil the child,” which is a paraphrase of the biblical verse, “He who spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is careful to discipline him.”.