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Q: If you are arrested for DUI doe you have to be read your rights? If you request your medical Power of attorney and they

Ignored my multiple requests, doesn’t that violate my rights?

Jay Moreland
Jay Moreland
answered on Jun 3, 2023

Police only have to read you your rights (Miranda rights) if they intend on questioning you after your arrest. Once you are detained, the officers should mirandize you and only get a statement from you after you've waived your rights to an attorney and against self-incrimination. Anything you... View More

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