Furman v. Georgia: the death penalty case

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Should the death penalty be considered cruel and unusual punishment? This was the question brought before the United States Supreme Court in 1972. Author D. J. Herda examines the ideas and arguments behind this landmark case. Presented in a lively, thought-provoking overview, Herda brings to life the people and events of this controversial decision and sheds light on the current controversy still raging across the country today.
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subject_facet Capital punishment
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Furman, William Henry -- Trials, litigation, etc
Georgia -- Trials, litigation, etc
title_display Furman v. Georgia : the death penalty case
title_full Furman v. Georgia : the death penalty case / D. J. Herda
Furman v. Georgia : the death penalty case / D.J. Herda
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