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Article 16. Avoidance of sanguinary laws; cruel and unusual punishment

West's Annotated Code of MarylandConstitution of Maryland Adopted by Convention of 1867

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Constitution of Maryland Adopted by Convention of 1867
Declaration of Rights
MD Constitution, Declaration of Rights, Art. 16
Article 16. Avoidance of sanguinary laws; cruel and unusual punishment
That sanguinary Laws ought to be avoided as far as it is consistent with the safety of the State; and no Law to inflict cruel and unusual pains and penalties ought to be made in any case, or at any time, hereafter.
MD Constitution, Declaration of Rights, Art. 16, MD CONST DECL OF RIGHTS, Art. 16
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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