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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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course CRIM LAW 110 taught by Professor Wade during the Spring '11 term at California Western School of Law.
- Spring '11