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  •  Isn't there a time limit on it though? (0+ / 0-)

    Eventually he will be read his rights when a reasonable concern for public safety has passed. Of course, "everything changed after 9/11" so reasonable concerns are stretched beyond credibility in our brave nation of never-ending fear.


    Not this mind and not this heart, I won't rot • Mumford & Sons

    by jayden on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 12:57:31 PM PDT

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    •  The only requirement is that he be read ... (0+ / 0-)

      his Miranda rights before he is questioned.  If, for some reason, investigators don't plan to question an arrestee, I don't believe they have to say anything at all.  But then the arraignment judge would inform the person of their rights before proceeding further.

      "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I am not sure about the universe." -- Albert Einstein

      by Neuroptimalian on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 04:34:23 PM PDT

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