The Arizona Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out the death sentences of a Tucson man who bludgeoned his girlfriend and her two children to death in 1984 after lying in wait for each of them, ruling that the murders weren't especially heinous even though they were "atrocious" and "senseless." http://www.kmph.com/story/17267556/death-penalty-overturned-for-man-who-killed-3 Not heinous, atrocious or senseless enough? There is a pretty graphic description of the deaths in the article. They were bad! And it took a while for them to die.