In my experience, trial judges underplay the significance of handcuffs in Miranda litigation.
Much is said these days about bullying and how to prevent or defend against bullying. The American legal system is the best defense against bullying because it allows all people to use the bounty of protections, rights and privileges under the law to fight back against bullies effectively and appropriately.
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