To threaten such a man with punishment," wrote Sir James .LFitzjames Stephen,' "is like threatening to punish a man for not lifting a weight which he cannot move."
Clarence E. Laylin & Alonzo H. Tuttle,
Due Process and Punishment,
Mich. L. Rev.
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