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Fmr. Ficano fundraiser denies wrongdoing; invokes 5th Amendment rights to avoid some questions

Fmr. Ficano fundraiser denies wrongdoing; invokes 5th Amendment rights to avoid some questions | 5th amendment rights of a person | Scoop.it
A deposition released Wednesday details the testimony of a former Wayne County aide, raising new questions about political work being done on county time.
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Ellenahealy's comment, January 23, 2013 7:25 PM
Wallace used to work for Bob Ficano as a graphic artist, and says he was fired after refusing to do political work on county time.Perhaps the only thing more interesting than the questions Fakhouri answered, were the ones he didn’t. Several times throughout the deposition, Fakhouri invoked his 5th Amendment rights, protecting him from possible
self-incrimination.
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Supreme Court Takes Up First and Fifth Amendment Cases

Supreme Court Takes Up First and Fifth Amendment Cases | 5th amendment rights of a person | Scoop.it
The court will hear cases on the free speech rights of private groups receiving federal money and the right against self-incrimination during police questioning.
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In urging the justices not to hear the case, prosecutors in Texas said Mr. Salinas had effectively answered the question about the shells through his conduct. In any event, they said, the Fifth Amendment does not apply when “there is no official compulsion to speak.”
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Articles about 5th Amendment - Los Angeles Times

5th Amendment News. Find breaking news, commentary, and archival information about 5th Amendment From The Los Angeles Times
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Al "A.C." Cowlings invoked his 5th Amendment right against self-incrimination for the second consecutive day Wednesday during a deposition in the wrongful death lawsuit that accuses O.J. Simpson of responsibility for the June 12, 1994, murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Lyle Goldman.
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Ben & Abe discuss the 5th Amendment

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ben & abe cartoon, discuss the 5th amendment in a funny, but serious matter
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Fifth Amendment | LII / Legal Information Institute

Fifth Amendment | LII / Legal Information Institute | 5th amendment rights of a person | Scoop.it
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No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.
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Scandal Alert: Congress Is Quietly Abandoning the 5th Amendment

Scandal Alert: Congress Is Quietly Abandoning the 5th Amendment | 5th amendment rights of a person | Scoop.it
Meet the prominent legislators who think it's okay to throw Americans in jail forever without charges or trial.
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It may seem like imprisoning an American citizen without charges or trial transgresses against the United States Constitution and basic norms of Western justice dating back to the Magna Carta.

It may seem like reiterating the right to due process contained in the 5th Amendment would be uncontroversial.
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Ninth Circuit holds that Fifth Amendment does not shield taxpayer's attorney from forced production of client-taxpayer's records | Lexology

Ninth Circuit holds that Fifth Amendment does not shield taxpayer's attorney from forced production of client-taxpayer's records | Lexology | 5th amendment rights of a person | Scoop.it
Applying the "foregone conclusion" exception to the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination, the Ninth Circuit held on January 8, 2013…
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Applying the “foregone conclusion” exception to the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination, the Ninth Circuit held on January 8, 2013, that the IRS could force a taxpayer’s criminal defense attorney to turn over the client-taxpayer’s records to IRS Criminal Investigation in response to a summons
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fifth amendment

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Definition of fifth amendment in the Legal Dictionary by TheFreeDictionary.com
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No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.
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Fifth Amendment - U.S. Constitution

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Fifth Amendment - Rights of Persons Amendment Text | AnnotationsNo person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a
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Ellenahealy's comment, January 23, 2013 7:39 PM
No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.