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Miranda Rights

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Miranda Rights

Miranda Rights

Miranda Rights

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Commentator Richard Moran says that empirical research has consistently shown that reading suspected criminals their Miranda Rights does not diminish the ability of police to obtain confessions, solve crimes, or get convictions in court.

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