A workhouse inmate claims he was wrongly beaten, and city officials scramble to get their stories straight
While Joe Amrine waits to die, Missouri courts won't admit they may be wrong
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When the Benetton clothing company dared to humanize death-row inmates in a $20 million ad campaign, Attorney General Jay Nixon threw a fit. Then he played right into their hands and sued them.