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We The People: The Fifth Amendment / Miranda Warning (Part III) #578865

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 11, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Jim Cummins) Supreme Court Miranda decision, which requires police to inform suspects of their rights, featured; case of Ernesto Miranda whose rape conviction was overturned because he was not told about his rights against self-incrimination recalled; photograph shown; Miranda warning card carried by police officers shown. [Miranda's defense lawyer Peter BAIRD, Dallas police chief William RATHBURN - comment on Miranda warning.] [Oliver NORTH - declines to answer question based on his Constitutional rights.] Miranda's death recalled.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim
Duration:
00:02:50

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