TITLE

Hard Time

AUTHOR(S)
Peck, Robert S.; Williams, Charles F.
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Dec90, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the case involving a man charged with cocaine possession and sentenced with life imprisonment without possibility of parole in Michigan. Defendant's claim that the mandatory sentence violated the Eighth Amendment's prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment; Argument presented by the state in defense of the sentence.
ACCESSION #
4794127

 

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