10 Pages Posted: 22 Oct 2007
The various explanations and justifications for the decision in Miranda v. Arizona are examined and founding wanting. A proposed solution to the problem of providing a coherent concept of compelled self-incrimination is offered.
Keywords: Miranda, coercion, compulsion, self-incrimination, incrimination, Warren court, constitutional criminal procedure, constitutional interpretation
JEL Classification: K14, K40
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Allen, Ronald J., The Misguided Defenses of Miranda v. Arizona. Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 5, p. 205, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1023666