Beverly Hills, CA asked in Criminal Law for Virginia

Q: Took my minor son to station to speak with detectives not knowing our rights. i wrote down all questions and responses!

Can the detective lie about statement if I wrote everything down?

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R. Clinton Clary Jr.
R. Clinton Clary Jr.
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Lawrenceville, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: He can lie, but thankfully you had enough forethought to record the questions and responses so you can be called as a witness to rebut the detective.

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