Posts Tagged ‘Arizona’

  • Today in Legal History: Miranda Rights Established

    Ernesto Miranda’s wrongful conviction led to the landmark case, Miranda v. Arizona (384 U.S. 436). On June 13, 1966, the Supreme Court delivered its decision, establishing that before a defendant’s statement to the police can be admitted as evidence, there must be proof that the defendant was informed of his/her right to counsel and against […] Read more...
  • Professors’ Book Removed from Classrooms in Arizona

    Critical Race Theory: An Introduction, written by Professors Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic, was one of several books recently removed from classrooms by the Tucson Unified School District. In order to comply with Arizona state law ARS 15-112 (and to receive the $14 million in funding that would have been withheld by the state for failing […] Read more...