Miranda - many cases are solved. He thinks that there is...

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Ashley Hamilton Criminal Justice 100 Assignment #5 Miranda rights are a huge benefit for criminals. Unfortunately, they aren’t so great for the victims of crimes. Professor Paul Cassell’s argument has a lot to do with the victims. He believes that while everyone is worried about the criminal’s rights, the victim just gets pushed aside. He also thinks that Miranda rights have had a devastating affect on how
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Unformatted text preview: many cases are solved. He thinks that there is nothing wrong with telling the criminals their rights, but voluntary confessions should be allowed. While I do think that Miranda rights are inconvenient, they are needed to make a confession legitimate. The only change I would suggest is Professor Paul Cassell’s idea of voluntary confessions being allowed....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course CRJ 100 taught by Professor Martin during the Winter '08 term at Des Moines CC.

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