Eight reasons even the innocent shouldn’t talk to the police
The video in this blog post makes me wish I was smart enough to have gone to law school. (I never even made it through college, so that’s a non-starter.) I may have to make an MP3 of this. Intelligent rational people cheer me up, especially when they’re great communicators. Yes, even when the situation they’re describing is a blunt and brutal indictment of how far beyond rationality our criminal justice system — and society by extension — have gone.
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Prof. James Duane of the Regent University School of Law explains why even angels devoid of the slightest moral blemish should never speak to police officers, tax collectors or other law-enforcement agents investigating crimes.