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2013-01-26 23:01:41

When Dennis Lemoine was convicted for sexually assaulting a young child, his confession became a pivotal piece of evidence leading to his conviction.

2011-08-05 22:39:11

Movies and TV shows often depict crime with a police officer handcuffing a suspect and warning him that he has the right to remain silent.

2010-09-09 07:15:00

MIAMI, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone who watches TV knows the "Miranda" warning by heart: "You have the right to remain silent; anything you say can and will be used against you ..." etc.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.