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  •  I can't understand why... (6+ / 0-)

    kids in the custody of police aren't immediately and instantly given counsel.

    If they have diminished capacity per se, how in the world can the cops even interview them without a parent, guardian, or legal counsel present?

    The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it -- GB Shaw

    by kmiddle on Mon Dec 10, 2012 at 09:44:21 AM PST

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