Tuesday, June 13, 2017

This Day In History

13 June, 1966 - U.S.A. Miranda Rights
13th June, 1966 : Chief Justice Earl Warren delivers The Supreme Court landmark Miranda vs. Arizona decision, "that criminal suspects must be informed of their right to consult with an attorney and of their right against self-incrimination prior to questioning by police". Following The Supreme Court Miranda decision, the nation's police departments are required to inform arrested persons of their rights under the ruling, termed a Miranda warning. 

Taken from: http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/june13th.html

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