pecuniary punishment

See: fine
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It must be noted that there are certain VCM experiments in which earnings are unambiguously higher when pecuniary punishment is permitted than when it is not.
He now faces a pecuniary punishment when he eventually reports back to Villa.
Yet ``sin taxes'' are a staple of California politics, and a favorite of Sacramento Democrats, who have their own moral code and a unique sense of which ``sins'' most deserve pecuniary punishment.