Miranda - Police Departments Sometime this spring, the Supreme Court will decide whether or not Miranda warnings are actually required by the Constitution. Commentator Lis Wiehl (lees weel) says even before the high court decides, some police agencies are coaching their officers to press suspects for statements "off the record." But what the suspects might not understand is that their "off the record" statements can in some circumstances be used against them in court.
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Miranda - Police Departments

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Miranda - Police Departments

Miranda - Police Departments

Miranda - Police Departments

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Sometime this spring, the Supreme Court will decide whether or not Miranda warnings are actually required by the Constitution. Commentator Lis Wiehl (lees weel) says even before the high court decides, some police agencies are coaching their officers to press suspects for statements "off the record." But what the suspects might not understand is that their "off the record" statements can in some circumstances be used against them in court.