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Are police required to read me my rights before strip searching me?

Cop rolled up on me and two other guys and we got searched without having our rights read. Is that legal?

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    John J. Carney | The Law Offices of John J. Carney Esq.
    401 East 34th Street
    New York, NY 10016
    (917) 696-2363
    The police may or may not have had probable cause to search you. They have to read the Miranda Warnings if they are questioning you while you are in custody.
    Answer Applies to: New York - Replied: 3/8/2013
    Harry E. Hudson, Jr. | The Law Office of Harry E. Hudson, Jr.
    343 East Main Street, Suite 314
    Stockton, CA 95202
    (209) 463-9715
    No. Different issues.
    Answer Applies to: California - Replied: 3/5/2013
    William L. Welch, III | William L. Welch, III Attorney
    111 South Calvert Street
    Baltimore, MD 21045
    (410) 385-5630
    No, the police must have probable cause to arrest or search a person. That said, the circumstances of a strip search might not have been justified. Ultimately a judge would have to decide that. An attorney can assist you with evaluating the prosecution's case, any defenses that you might have, and any plea offer that might be made, so that you can decide whether to plea bargain or go to trial. If you were to be found guilty, then an attorney can assist you with presenting mitigation, allocution, and a recommendation for a more lenient sentence. and a recommendation for a more lenient sentence.
    Answer Applies to: Maryland - Replied: 3/5/2013
    Jared Austin | Austin Legal Services, PLC
    909 N. Washington Ave.
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 614-1983
    If you are referring to your "Miranda Rights", the police only have to read them to you if you are in police custody (i.e. not free to leave) and they wish to interrogate you or ask you incriminating questions. They do not have to read them to you after every arrest contrary to popular myth.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 3/4/2013
    Timothy J. Thill | Timothy J. Thill P.C.
    261 E. Quincy ST
    Riverside, IL 60546
    (708) 443-1200
    You are referring to the Miranda warnings, I presume. Those relate to statements of an incriminating nature which you make to the police after a valid arrest has been made. If you did not confess to anything, or if the police have evidence of your commission of a crime, independent of a statement, the case can proceed and you can be convicted.
    Answer Applies to: Illinois - Replied: 3/4/2013
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