Cruel Air: Cigarette smoke violates 8th Am

Reidinger, Paul
May 1991
ABA Journal;May91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p88
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.


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