The US has to pick one, or does it?

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The Eighth Amendment states:

“Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.”

This amendment was intended to prevent the federal government from imposing unduly harsh penalties on defendants, restrict the bail required for pretrial release, and ensure prisoners are treated equitably after…

Harry Seitz

Writer and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer.

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