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  •  One of the parts of the Miranda Warning is... (2+ / 0-)
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    worldlotus, AaronInSanDiego

    ...the question at the end.  "Do you understand these rights?"  The suspect isn't "truly" Mirandized unless he or she is capable of answering "yes".  If they're unconscious or incapacitated, and can't do that, then there's no necessary benefit to the police.

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