This has been updated with lots of new information relating to Supreme Court rulings. It had been neglected since 08, so it was due for a freshening up! All credit goes to VladTemplar for originally writing this.
So you want to know the state of the law eh? Then listen up.
NOTICE – Miranda has changed, scroll down to “The most important words you may ever say”
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