According to your readings, what are some of the inherent problems with interrogations and confessions?
According to the readings, what are some of the reasons people falsely confess to crimes?
In what ways are juveniles more susceptible to coercive interrogation techniques and why is it more likely that a juvenile will falsely confess than an adult?
What changes have been made to ensure 5th Amendment due process rights of juveniles are not violated during interrogations?
What do you suggest can be done to prevent coerced false confessions? Use examples from the readings and provide your own ideas. (Think policies, methods, ethical practices, professional training, etc.)
Provide examples from your readings to illustrate your answers.
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Word requirement (300 words)
Essay should contain a clearly delineated introductory paragraph and concluding paragraph. My suggestion is to use the first two questions for your intro, the second two for the main part of your essay, and the last question for your concluding paragraph. Don’t let your essay die in your conclusion.