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Old 05-08-2007, 11:29 PM
steve elster steve elster is offline
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Is it to stop a witness not the perp in giving evidence for or against the perp that may incriminate the witness, either because of his lack of knowledge of the judicial system or the contra no pun intended Mr North,although the australian gentlemans comments may have some merit in a public forum, I cannot see that it has any legs in a legal sense, it should also be viewed with the knowledge that we can all pontificate, Kalo Taxidi but the arbitor is either a Judge or Jury
Originally posted by Chef Ken:
Actually the fifth amendment provides that a person can not be made to testify against himself or be tried twice for the same crime.