In one of the lengthiest, noisiest, and hottest legal debates in U.S. history, Cruel and Unusual Punishment stands out as a levelheaded, even-handed, and thorough analysis of the issue.I Gary Tison was sentenced to life imprisonment as the result of a prison escape during the course of which he had killed a guard. ... After leaving the prison, the men abandoned the Ford automobile and proceeded on to an isolated house in a white Lincoln automobile that the brothers had parked at a ... At the house, the Lincoln automobile had a flat tire; the only spare tire was pressed into service.
|Title||:||Cruel and Unusual Punishment|
|Author||:||Joseph Anthony Melusky, Keith A. Pesto|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2003-01-01|