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οἷ: sibi. For the indir. refl., see on i.2.32.

μάλα περιεῖπεν (impf.) αὐτόν: treated him (Crito) with great respect. Cf. καί μιν Ἄμασις εὖ περιεῖπε Hdt. ii. 169.

προσεκαλεῖτο εἰς δίκην δημοσίαν: began public proceedings against.

ἔδει κριθῆναι: he would have had to submit to decision. For ἔδει without ἄν, see on προαιρετέον ἦν ii. 7. 10.

τι δεῖ παθεῖν ἀποτεῖσαι: a judicial formula, meaning corporal punishment or fine. Cf. Plato Apol. 36B, and πολλάκις ἐκρίθην τι χρὴ παθεῖν ἀποτεῖσαι Oec. xi. 25. The passage thus implies that the fellows would not have got off without punishment.

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