incriminating statement

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Recording police interrogations isnt a guarantee that there wont be a disagreement about whether an incriminating statement is properly obtained from a defendant.
Libi, who also suffered from hepatitis C, told a federal court in Manhattan in October that he had been on hunger strike when questioned by FBI agents -- during which he made an incriminating statement.
Victim A, an employee at Mr Jones' former school, described him as a "big softy" and claimed police had pressured her to make an incriminating statement.
Victim A, an employee at Mr Jones' former school, described him as a "big softy" and claimed that police had pressured her to make an incriminating statement.
Supreme Court held that an incriminating statement may be deemed "compelled" when the penalties for the defendant's refusal to incriminate himself may be so severe that they are capable of coercing incriminating testimony.
United States, the Supreme Court determined that a non-testifying defendant's incriminating statement which implicates a co-defendant but is not in furtherance of a conspiracy is inadmissible at a joint trial for two reasons: first, it violates that co-defendant's Sixth Amendment right to confront the witnesses against him; and second, asking juries to use the statement as evidence against one defendant and disregard it for the other is asking them to perform an impossible task.
She has made an incriminating statement in public by saying she was paid for sex in the US.
The boy's mother challenged the suspension, claiming the boy had been improperly suspended on the basis of hearsay, and that he had been coerced and intimidated into signing an incriminating statement.
Principal among these is the routine deception of suspects about a range of issues which influence a suspect's willingness to make an incriminating statement.
After the suspect made an incriminating statement, she was given the warnings, then made another incriminating statement.
Such non-answers, riddling answers, and sly revisions mock the urgency of her inquisitors' questions and frustrate their attempts to extract from her an incriminating statement.
Irving promptly falls all over himself trying to explain this incriminating statement away--describing Eichmann as a scared fugitive grasping at any kind of extenuating circumstance, and reminding us that this is a postwar document and so we have to be cautious about taking it at face value, etc.