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Eric Holder: Miranda Rights Should Be Modified For Terrorism Suspects

Huffington Post | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder said for the first time today on ABC's "This Week" that the Obama administration is open to modifying Miranda protections...

Sam Stein

Holder Accuses Critics Of Trying To Deny Him Tools To Fight al Qaeda | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder offered a strong defense of his department's handling of terrorism-related cases on Thursday, arguing that critics in Con...

Missing the Point: Terrorism and Miranda

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

What the government would gain from such legislation is not a greater effectiveness in preventing future terrorist attacks, but the ability to use coerced confessions against criminal defendants. This, the Constitution does not allow.