Unformatted text preview: 3) Punishment go beyond what is necessary to accomplish any penological objective? Due Process Law: must not be too remote in its occurrence as to have a just bearing on the defendant’s liability and too dependent upon conduct of another person as to have a just bearing on defendant’s liability. Rational: The death from certain illegal substance did not meet the test of cruel and unusual punishment at the time and the due process law. Holding: No, it wasn’t. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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- Spring '11
- Illegal drug trade, Misdemeanor, Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs