Bill Of Rights

The 8th amendment

8th Amendment

The 8th amendment of the united states bill of rights, prohibiting the federal government from imposing excessive bail, excussive fines or cruel and unusaul punishments (like torture). The reason the colonists created that law that writes is because if you did not do a major crime.You could end up paying many years in prison. ----The 8th amendment Originated in 1689