|Book title:||Furman V. Georgia: Cruel and Unusual Punishment (Great Supreme Court Decisions)|
|Category:||Teen & Young Adult|
|Rating:||4.4 / 5|
|Publisher:||Chelsea House Publications (July 1, 2007)|
|Subcategory:||Education & Reference|
|Other format:||lrf azw lit docx|
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.