Supreme Court Takes Up Another Miranda Challenge

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/20/opinion/20TUE3.html The Miranda warning has been under attack by conservatives who charge that informing suspects of their rights makes it too hard to get convictions. Yesterday, the New York Times editorial page reports, the Supreme Court agreed to take a Missouri case that could scale back the effectiveness of Miranda warnings. At issue is a two-step form of questioning, which the Missouri Supreme Court called an "end run" around Miranda. The U.S. Supreme Court should . . .

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