How Well Do YOU Know Your Miranda Rights?
If you’ve ever seen any kind of cop show, you have at least heard part of the Miranda Warning, a.k.a. your Miranda Rights. Every time a “perp” is arrested, they are told, “You have the right to remain silent,” and then the screen goes black. While this line helps tie up an episode in a neat bow, TV shows like Law & Order rarely tell the whole truth about Miranda Rights. In fact, they can be downright misleading.
We have written several times about Miranda Rights, but how well do you actually know them? Take the quiz below to find out, then share your results on Facebook to challenge your friends! If there ever comes a time when you need to invoke your Miranda Rights because you were arrested for a crime in Atlanta, contact the attorneys at Hawkins Spizman Fortas for a free consultation.