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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Will Not Be Charged As Enemy Combatant

patrioticduo Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 2:17 PM
No, the exception to reading the Miranda rights means that anything he said could still be used as evidence again him. Which is the very opposite of what alot of people think the Miranda rights exception is for. It is not there to stop prosecutors from using collected evidence. It's there to allow them to continue to collect evidence while also questioning without the presence of an attorney and without the suspect being informed that he can remain silent. If he chose to remain silent then there wouldn't be anything anyone could do to force anything out of him. But if he does choose to talk then everything he says can be used in evidence.

The White House has just confirmed to news outlets through Press Secretary Jay Carney that the Department of Justice will not be treating Boston Marathon Bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an enemy combatant.

JAY CARNEY: He will not be treated as an enemy combatant. We will prosecute this terrorist through our civilian system of justice. Under U.S. law, United States citizens cannot be tried in military commissions. And it is important to remember that since 9/11 we have used the federal court system to convict and incarcerate hundreds of terrorists. The effective use of the criminal justice...