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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Chemerinsky
New York v. Quarles
Citation:467 U.S. 649 (1984)
Quarles (Respondent) was handcuffed by police inside a supermarket, after a woman reported a rape to police officers and told them that the suspect had entered the supermarket and was armed. The police officers asked Quarles where his gun was without first delivering Miranda warnings. He revealed the location of the gun, and was then charged with criminal possession of a weapon. He moved to suppress his statements regarding the location of the gun at trial.
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