Forensic 12 - Question 1 3 out of 4 points Describe the...

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Question 1 3 out of 4 points Describe the various items that a signed confession should contain and the reasons they should be included in it. Answer Selected Answer: The signed confession should contain a person's admissions of enough facts to establish his or her guilt of a particular crime. other words, it is a statement made by a person suspected or charged with a crime, that he (or she) did, in fact, commit that crime. Modern criminal law now require that a confession may not be admissible failing evidence that it was preceded by a warning to the accused such as, in the USA, the Miranda warning.The Miranda Warning, also known as the Miranda Rule, is the name given to the requirement that police officers, in the U.S.A., must warn suspects upon arrest that they have the right to remain silent, that any statement that they make could be used against them in a court of law, that they have the right to contact a lawyer and that if they cannot afford a lawyer, that one will be provided before any questioning, if so requested.Failure to issue the Miranda warning results in the information or confessions and the like, so obtained, to
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course FORENSIC 101 taught by Professor ? during the Spring '12 term at Post.

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Forensic 12 - Question 1 3 out of 4 points Describe the...

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