check out this clip from the movie SiCKO by Michael Moore...
Frap357 sums it up in his youtube video comment:
"The longest prison sentence is 21 years.
Norway has the lowest murder rate in the world.
In 1999, when the US asked for extradition of an American prisoner, the Norwegian Supreme Court declared that most US prisons do not meet the minimum humanitarian standards. -- OWNED!
Norway is awesome!"