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On This Date in Legal History

President Eisenhower nominated Earl Warren as the 14th chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. On October 5, 1953, he was sworn in. Soon after, the Court decided the landmark case of Brown v. Board of Education. The justices unanimously declared … Continue reading

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NY’s Highest Court Warns Against Modifying the Miranda Warnings

The law requires after a suspect is taken into custody that he or she be “Mirandized” before being interrogated.  That means suspects must be told– you have a right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used … Continue reading

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