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SCOTUS Trashes the 5th Amendment. What’s Left of the Bill of Rights?

shortlink here http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ei “Over the years, the lower courts had been divided on whether prosecutors can point to the “precustodial” silence of suspects.  Today the Court resolved that conflict, holding that because Salinas failed to invoke his right to remain silent … Continue reading

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