Legal Question in Criminal Law in Pennsylvania

If your not mirandized in the the state of pennsylvania is the arrest valid

Asked on 8/11/11, 3:59 pm

3 Answers from Attorneys

John Davidson Law Office of John A. Davidson

It can be. As long as they don't ask you questions.

{John}

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Answered on 8/11/11, 4:48 pm
Justin Gearty Law Office of Justin C Gearty Jr

No. If the miranda warnging wasn't given when it was required to be given would make the statement inadmissable, but if there is evidence other than the statement, then the person can still be convicted.

Plus, miranda is only required during a custodial interrogation.

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Answered on 8/11/11, 5:00 pm


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