Miranda v. Arizona and Its Impact on the Criminal Justice System
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: New June 2022! Law professor Frank Bowman shares two important ramifications of the Miranda decision and their impact on governmental action as well as private action.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: Law-40**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Do your students feel that it is necessary to treat each person, bad or good, with dignity?
  • Are students able to explain the “exclusionary rule?”


To learn more about Miranda Decision, check out the full program this segment is edited from: Constitution Day: The Miranda Decision 1.

*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

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