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Understanding the Fifth Amendment: How You’re Protected Against Self-Incrimination

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5th Amendment Constitutional Rights Most people have heard the term “pleading the fifth.” It is used in television and movies on a regular basis, so most people have some idea what it means. But in reality, what it means to use the Fifth Amendment for protection can be complex and something you need to discuss with an experienced attorney. “The Fifth” refers to the Fifth Amendment of the US Constitution....
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Salinas V. Texas

The Supreme Court has issued a ruling on a defendant’s right to remain silent that directly impacts how prosecutors may use that silence as evidence in trial. In Salinas v. Texas, the court ruled that if an individual is voluntarily speaking to the police in a pre-arrest situation, and refuses to answer a specific question, that silence may be used against them in court. If the individual does not claim...
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