June 17, 2011
Court sets new Miranda standard
The News & Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Commenting on a recent Supreme Court case regarding Miranda rights for a juvenile, John Charles Thomas, noted that the effect of the decision on the number of confessions or improper arrests among juvenile suspects remains to be seen though law enforcement officers are likely to revise their ways. A retired justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia, John Charles Thomas' practice focuses on appellate practice, general litigation, and alternative dispute resolution.