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Miranda decision, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishMiranda decision, thethe Miranda decisionMiˈranda deˌcision, the  a 1966 decision by the US supreme court that said it was necessary for police, when arresting (arrest) people, to inform them of their legal rights, which are now often called Miranda rights. These rights include the right to remain silent and the right to get advice from a lawyer.
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