8th Amendment

Andreaz Spencer & Raylan Crooks

What Did Your Amendment Do?

Forbids exorbitant bails and fines and punishment that is unusual or cruel

Where? Is There A Geographical Location It Can Be Related To?

From the Britain where they experienced cruel punishment

Why Did It Happen?

To protect against the unfair treatment of individuals accused or convicted of a crime.

When Did It Happen?

1689 English Bill of Rights,

How Did It Happen?

To overrule a Supreme Court decision, to force a societal change, or to revise the details of the Constitution.
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