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The Miranda Ruling: Its Past, Present, and Future

Lawrence S. Wrightsman and Mary L. Pitman

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199730902
eISBN:
9780199776986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730902.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

In 1966 the Supreme Court ruled that law-enforcement officers were required to inform criminal defendants about their rights to remain silent or have an attorney present during their interrogation. ... More


Problems with the Comprehension of Miranda Rights Among Vulnerable Suspects

Lawrence S. Wrightsman and Mary L. Pitman

in The Miranda Ruling: Its Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199730902
eISBN:
9780199776986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730902.003.005
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter reviews recent research on the comprehension of the Miranda rights by members of several vulnerable groups. For example, the warnings often exceed the reading level of the typical ... More


Deceptive Interrogation Tactics

William Douglas Woody and Krista D. Forrest

in Understanding Police Interrogation: Confessions and Consequences

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479860371
eISBN:
9781479828128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479860371.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter dives into the myriad deceptive tactics used by police interrogators. The authors open with the false confessions of the Tucson Four, who faced extensive deception. The authors then turn ... More


The Current Nature of Police Interrogation

William Douglas Woody and Krista D. Forrest

in Understanding Police Interrogation: Confessions and Consequences

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479860371
eISBN:
9781479828128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479860371.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter opens with a review of the false confession and mistaken conviction of Matt Livers, which powerfully depicts many of the ways the totality of the circumstances shapes interrogation and ... More


Totality of Circumstances and Translating the Miranda Warnings

Susan Berk-Seligson

in Discursive Constructions of Consent in the Legal Process

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199945351
eISBN:
9780190279219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199945351.003.0011
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter questions the widely held assumption of the criminal justice system that if suspects being held in custody have acknowledged understanding police explanations of their rights and then ... More


Silence, Speech, and the Paradox of the Right to Remain Silent in American Police Interrogation

Janet Ainsworth

in Law and Language: Current Legal Issues Volume 15

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199673667
eISBN:
9780191751769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673667.003.0201
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Philosophy of Law

In contemporary jurisprudence, the right to remain silent has been valorized as foundational to human dignity and to human expressive freedom. The right to remain silent is also likely the criminal ... More


Applying J.D.B. v. North Carolina: Toward Ending Legal Fictions and Adopting Effective Police Questioning of Youth

Lisa H. Thurau and Sia Henry

in A New Juvenile Justice System: Total Reform for a Broken System

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479898800
eISBN:
9781479800308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479898800.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter analyzes the implementation of the Court's decision in J.D.B. v. North Carolina, in which the Court held that police must take the age of youth into account when determining if Miranda ... More


Voluntariness in Murder Cases

Roger W. Shuy

in The Language of Murder Cases: Intentionality, Predisposition, and Voluntariness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199354832
eISBN:
9780199398454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354832.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Voluntariness becomes a critical legal issue when suspects are interviewed before or during custody as well as when they are questioned at trial. The law, describing voluntariness as intentional and ... More


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