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Miranda V. Arizona: An Individual's Rights When Under Arrest
This book examines the backgoround and outcome of the Supreme Court case that led to the Miranda decision.
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published September 1st 2012 by Abdo Publishing Company
(first published August 1st 2012)
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Part of the Landmark Supreme Court Cases series. Written as simply as possible for a book that necessarily has to include legal jargon, this is a fascinating look our history, concerning individual rights. Ernesto Miranda was in jail for kidnapping and rape. His case was brought to the Supreme Court to explore whether or not he had been informed of his rights before arrest. Terms are written in bold and defined on the same page. Many primary source photos. Facts are clearly stated and does not ...more