TITLE

Cruel Air: Cigarette smoke violates 8th Am

AUTHOR(S)
Reidinger, Paul
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
ABA Journal;May91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit has ruled that a prison inmate forced to share a cell with a heavy smoker is being subjected to cruel and unusual punishment. Details of the case; Legal precedents; Policy implications on criminal law.
ACCESSION #
4799738

 

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