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The Fifth Amendment Explained

The Fifth Amendment Explained

The criminal justice system protects society from dangerous or untrustworthy citizens, but it also needs to protect the individuals accused of crimes. The protections mean prosecutors must find people guilty rather than force the accused to prove their innocence....

What Are Miranda Rights?

What Are Miranda Rights?

Most people have likely heard of the Miranda Rights but might not understand the significance of those rights and why they're so important. Those few sentences that are recited to someone who is being arrested are very significant and hold quite a bit of weight when...