amendments 6 and 8

the 6th amendment

In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.

what it means

What the sixth amendment means is that every person has the right to a speedy trial, a fair jury, and can also confront a witness who is accusing of a crime
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the 8th amendment says

the 8th amendment states prohibiting the federal government from imposing excessive bail, excessive fines, or cruel and unusual punishment.

what it means

it sates that a judge can not order a cruel or unusual punishment giving a person to may fines and a really big bail
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