Bill of Rights Project The 8th ammendment
By: Akshay,Joshua, Mallika,Sayuri
Hi, my name is Billy! I will be talking about the 8th ammendment
The 8th ammendment
"No Cruel and unusual punishment" . includes excessive bails and fines .No government officials or law enforcement can physically beat you .Your punishment must fit the crime
Famous court cases
Frances v Resweber (1947) Ingraham v Wright (1977) Harmelin v Michigan (1991) Hudson v McMillian (1992) Roper v Simmons (2005)
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