MBE Criminal Procedure: 8th Amendment

Hands-Free Bar Exam Prep

Mar 26 2020 • 4 mins

In this podcast, we read you 10 key questions & answers that give you important background knowledge of Criminal Procedure: 8th Amendment, which is critical to the more detailed questions that might arise on the Bar Exam.

For example:

  • 0:17 -- What is the 8th Amendment?
  • 0:36 -- Does the 8th Amendment apply to states?
  • 1:24 -- Does applying a harsher sentence to a repeat offender violate the 8th Amendment?
  • 1:47 -- Can D be incarcerated solely for his inability to pay a fine?

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Best of luck on your studies!