2016 is the Fiftieth Anniversary of Miranda Decision

October 19, 2016

This past June was the fiftieth anniversary of  Miranda v. Arizona, 384 U.S. 436 (1966) which required that during custodial interrogations an accused must be advised of his Fifth Amendment right against self-imcrimination, and his Sixth Amendment right to counsel. In Miranda a young woman was returning home from work…