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Holder Backs a Miranda Limit for Terror Suspects  By CHARLIE SAVAGE (NYT)  Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. proposed carving a broad new exception to Miranda rights as he asserted that the Times Square bomb suspect trained in Pakistan.    ###end of link###

The U.S. Attorney General need not concern himself with the Miranda rights of  terror suspects.  On June 3rd, in a 5-to-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court all but nullified one’s being informed of such a right. more…