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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Allen
United States v. Patane
Citation:542 U.S. 630 (2004)
Respondent was arrested for harassing his ex-girlfriend. He was released on bond, subject to a temporary restraining order that prohibited him from contacting her. He violated the restraining order and was arrested for doing so. The officer attempted to advise him of his Miranda rights but midway through the warning, respondent interrupted, asserting that he knew his rights. The officer did not attempt to complete the warning. Respondent then informed the officer that he had a pistol in the bedroom and the officer found the pistol and seized it.
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