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A STUDY OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL ASPECTS OF
POLICE DETENTION PRIOR TO ARRAIGNMENT AND
OF CONFESSIONS OBTAINED FROM SUSPECTS DURING

SUCH DETENTION

MARCH 7 AND 11, 1958

Printed for the use of the Committee on the Judiciary

UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1958

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COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

JAMES 0. EASTLAND, Mississippi, Chairman ESTES KEFAUVER, Tennessee

ALEXANDER WILEY, Wisconsin OLIN D. JOHNSTON, South Carolina

WILLIAM LANGER, North Dakota THOMAS C. HENNINGS, JR., Missouri WILLIAM E.JENNER, Indiana JOHN L. MCCLELLAN, Arkansas

ARTHUR V. WATKINS, Utah JOSEPH C. O'MAHONEY, Wyoming

EVERETT MCKINLEY DIRKSEN, Illinois SAM J. ERVIN, JR., North Carolina

JOHN MARSHALL BUTLER, Maryland JOHN A. CARROLL, Colorado

ROMAN L. HRUSKA, Nebraska

SUBCOMMITTEE ON CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS

THOMAS C. HENNINGS, JR., Missouri, Chairman JOSEPH C. O'MAHONEY, Wyoming

WILLIAM LANGER, North Dakota SAM J. ERVIN, JR., North Carolina

ARTHUR V. WATKINS, Utah
OLIN D. JOHNSTON, South Carolina

ROMAN L. HRUSKA, Nebraska
CHARLES H. SLAYMAN, Jr., Chief Counsel and Staff Director

J. DELMAS ESCOE, Assistant Counsel
WALTER H. MALONEY, Jr., Assistant Counsel

SUE H, McCANDLESS, Research Assistant

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Statement of -

Ehrlich, Myron, Washington, D. C., chairman of the committee on

criminal rules and procedure, District of Columbia Bar Association.-

Ferman, Irving, attorney, director, Washington Office of American
Civil Liberties Union..

Judges' Rules Promulgated by the Court of King's Bench in 1912.

Gasch, Oliver, United States attorney for the District of Columbia..

Court of Appeals cases in the District of Columbia involving

the Mallory rule..

Correspondence between Mr. Slayman and Mr. Gasch.

Hart, George L., Jr., attorney, chairman, Council on Law Enforcement

of the District of Columbia .

Hogan, James E., professor of criminal law, Georgetown University

Law Center..

Holtzoff, Alexander, United States district judge, Washington, D. C..

Laughlin, James J., attorney, Washington, D. C...

Lohman, Joseph D., sheriff, Cook County, Chicago, Ill.

Murray, Robert V., Chief of Police, Metropolitan Police Department,

Washington, D. C.

National Bar Association.

Prisoners Relief Society -

Scott, Edgar E., Deputy Chief of Police, Chief of Detectives, Metro-

politan Police Department, Washington, D. C...

Excerpts from application for Federal Employment, Form 57

Scullen, James R., attorney, former police officer, Washington, D. C..

Silard, John, attorney, Americans for Democratic Action.

Opinion of United States Court of Appeals in Watson v. United

States..

Snee, Rev. Joseph M., S. J., professor of constitutional law, George-

town University Law Center..
Sutherland, Arthur E., professor of constitutional law, Law School,
Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass..
Memorandum by Harry Street, professor of public law, Univer-

sity of Manchester..
Statement by committee on the Bill of Rights of the American

Bar Association on H, R. 3690.

Williams, Edward Bennett, chairman, committee on defense, procedure

and tactics of the section on criminal law, American Bar Association-

EXHIBITS

1. Memorandum on legislative history of rule 5 (a), Federal Rules of

Criminal Procedure, prepared by J. Delmas Escoe and Walter H.

Maloney, Jr., assistant counsel, Senate Subcommittee on Constitu-

tional Rights.--

2. Memorandum on action of Supreme Court Advisory Committee on

rule 5 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, prepared by

J. Delmas Escoe and Walter H. Maloney, Jr., assistant counsel,

Senate Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights..

3. Article, Mallory Decision Reflects Sound Policy, by United States

Senator Thomas C. Hennings, Jr., reprinted from November 25, 1957,

issue of Amicus Curiae, published by the George Washington Univer-

sity Law School.

4. Sections on Due Process of Law and Detention of Suspects from book,

The Right of the People, by William 0. Douglas, Doubleday & Co.,

Inc., Garden City, N. Y., 1958 (pp. 152 to 157, inclusive)--

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