Does the continued incarceration of Barry Beach, currently serving a term of 100 years in prison without the possibility of parole, for a crime, deliberate homicide, committed as a juvenile, violate the Eighth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution or Art. II, § 22, of the Montana Constitution?
E. Lars Phillips, Oral Argument Preview, Beach v. State: Whether Retroactivity Will Render the Apple Ripe for Another Bite, 76 Mont. L. Rev. Online 7, https://scholarship.law.umt.edu/mlr_online/vol76/iss1/2.