Furman V. Georgia: Cruel and Unusual Punishment (Great Supreme Court Decisions) PDF
In the summer of 1967, William Henry Furman broke into a house in Savannah, Georgia. He carried a pistol, but he never intended to fire the gun. Unfortunately, things didn’t go as planned for Furman, his gun went off and killed a man. William Furman was convicted of murder and sentenced to die in the electric chair. This title recounts his story.