Miranda warning rights revised by High Court

Livingston, Lisette
August 2010
Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;8/11/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 40, p8
The article examines the decision of the Supreme Court in the U.S. revising the Miranda rights doctrine. Justice Sonia Sotomayor mentions that in order that a suspect can invoke the right to remain silent and stop an interrogation, he must tell the police that he is remaining silent. It also notes that suspects will be legally presumed to have waived their rights even though they have not intended to do so.


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