December 3, 2009
"Death Clash at the High Court"
The post, at BLT, begins as follows:
In the wake of the Supreme Court's refusal early this morning to hear the last-minute appeal of a Tennessee death row inmate, two justices clashed--one with some bite--over whether execution after lengthy delay is cruel and unusual punishment under the Eighth Amendment.
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