Cruel and Unusual Punishment: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

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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.

 

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Contents

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V
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VI
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VII
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VIII
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IX
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X
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XI
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XXXI
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XXXII
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XXXIII
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XXXIV
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XXXV
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XXXVI
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XXXVII
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XXXVIII
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XVII
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XIX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
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XXIV
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XXV
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XXVI
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XXVII
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XXVIII
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XXX
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XXXIX
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XLI
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XLII
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XLIII
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XLIV
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XLVI
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XLVII
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XLVIII
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LI
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LII
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LIII
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LIV
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Page xi - Let me add that a bill of rights is what the people are entitled to against every government on earth, general or particular, and what no just government should refuse, or rest on inference.

About the author (2003)

Joseph A. Melusky is chair of the Department of History and Political Science at Saint Francis University, Loretto, PA.

Keith A. Pesto is a United States magistrate judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

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