The story of how the book came to light, which Christopher Rothko describes in his introduction, is a convoluted one.
Murphy has retained the convoluted plot, even though it is politically incorrect and mostly irrelevant to a modern audience.
As the legal process grows more convoluted and the brothers manufacture madness, cultural excuses, tricks and tactics to avoid conviction.
Statistics are easily convoluted and bandied about by both sides of this controversy.
We've had a fairly complex, convoluted and emotional history.