Q: What are exceptions to the 7th and 8th amendment?
Exceptions(when does the amendment not apply)
A: Is this for a thesis? The 7rh Amendment provides the right to a Jury trial in Federal Court for civil lawsuits and I haven't seen it mentioned in a courtroom.
The 8th Amendment, on the other hand, not only limits punishment (i.e. no death penalty for incompetent defendants) to the Right to a Reasonable Bail. That is often a matter of contention where the DA counters with "public safety" arguments that you may consider an "exception"
I am sure there are some law review articles on this...
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