April 25, 2003

Interesting legal argument

I always admire ingenious legal thinking, and I think that a claim that it is a violation of Miranda to use heroin one vomits up as evidence if done so prior to the reading of the Miranda rights is definitely one of the most ingenious arguments that I have heard in awhile. Hmmmm, I foresee the warnings being changed somewhat:

You have the right to keep your mouth shut, if you open your mouth, anything that comes out of your mouth can be used against you at your trial .....
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Posted by Tiger at April 25, 2003 05:52 PM