Monday, December 01, 2008

Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Sure, she killed a couple guys on her farm, hacked 'em up and burned their remains. But forcing someone to become a Massachusetts resident?

Wouldn't that violate a person's Eighth Amendment rights?

UPDATE: Compare and contrast.

In Massachusetts, this is considered "cruel and usual".

CONCORD, N.H. -- A man charged with assaulting a teenage girl on numerous occasions over two weeks was ordered held on $2 million cash bail Monday.