Bill of Rights
Rights of the Accused   Section 11. Free access to the courts and quasi-judicial bodiesand adequate legal assistance shall...
Rights of the Accused Section 11 states that paupers orperson who are poor shall be given  free access to courts and quasi...
Miranda Doctrine      Section 12. (1) Any person under  investigation for the commission of anoffense shall have the right...
Miranda Doctrine  (2) No torture, force, violence, threat, intimidation, or any other means which vitiate the free will sh...
Miranda Doctrine(3) Any confession or admission obtained in violation of this or   Section 17 hereof shall beinadmissible ...
Miranda Doctrine(4) The law shall provide for penal and   civil sanctions for violations of thissection as well as compens...
Miranda DoctrineSection 12 sets forth what is known as the MirandaDoctrine. The right to silence and to counsel, a rightta...
Right of Persons Under Custodial            InvestigationThis provision in the Constitutionfocuses on the suspect’s right ...
Right of Persons Under Custodial            InvestigationThese right cannot be waived except inwriting and in the presence...
Right of Persons Under Custodial             InvestigationThe other rights of person under custodialinvestigation are: (1)...
Right of Persons Under Custodial             Investigation(3) Any confession or admission obtainedin violation of this or ...
Right of Persons Under Custodial            Investigation(6) No person can be detained solelyby reason of political belief...
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Bill of rights

  1. 1. Bill of Rights
  2. 2. Rights of the Accused Section 11. Free access to the courts and quasi-judicial bodiesand adequate legal assistance shall not be denied to any person by reason of poverty.
  3. 3. Rights of the Accused Section 11 states that paupers orperson who are poor shall be given free access to courts and quasi- judicial bodies as well as free adequate legal assistance (or free counsel to defend him in court)
  4. 4. Miranda Doctrine Section 12. (1) Any person under investigation for the commission of anoffense shall have the right to be informed of his right to remain silent and to have competent and independent counselpreferably of his own choice. If the person cannot afford the services of counsel, he must be provided with one. These rightscannot be waived except in writing and in the presence of counsel.
  5. 5. Miranda Doctrine (2) No torture, force, violence, threat, intimidation, or any other means which vitiate the free will shall be used against him. Secret detention places, solitary,incommunicado, or other similar forms of detention are prohibited.
  6. 6. Miranda Doctrine(3) Any confession or admission obtained in violation of this or Section 17 hereof shall beinadmissible in evidence against him.
  7. 7. Miranda Doctrine(4) The law shall provide for penal and civil sanctions for violations of thissection as well as compensation to and rehabilitation of victims of torture or similar practices, and their families.
  8. 8. Miranda DoctrineSection 12 sets forth what is known as the MirandaDoctrine. The right to silence and to counsel, a righttaken from Miranda Doctrine is explained as:The accused must be warned prior to anyquestioning that he has the right to remain silent;that anything he says can be used against him in acourt of law; that he has the right to the presenceof an attorney, one will be appointed for him priorto any questioning, if he so desires. Opportunity toexercise these rights must be afforded to himthroughout the interrogation.
  9. 9. Right of Persons Under Custodial InvestigationThis provision in the Constitutionfocuses on the suspect’s right toremain silent and to have competentand independent counsel preferably ofhis own choice; and the right to beinformed to remain silent.
  10. 10. Right of Persons Under Custodial InvestigationThese right cannot be waived except inwriting and in the presence of counsel.
  11. 11. Right of Persons Under Custodial InvestigationThe other rights of person under custodialinvestigation are: (1) No torture, force,violence, threat, intimidation, or any othermeans which vitiate the free will shall beused against him. (Section 2 (2); (2) Secretdetention places, solitary, incommunicado,or other similar forms of detention areprohibited;
  12. 12. Right of Persons Under Custodial Investigation(3) Any confession or admission obtainedin violation of this or Section 17 hereofshall be inadmissible in evidence againsthim; Violators of Section 12 of the Bill ofRights shall be liable for penal and civilsanctions; (5) Victims of torture or similarpractices, and their families shall beprovided with legal compensation andrehabilitation;
  13. 13. Right of Persons Under Custodial Investigation(6) No person can be detained solelyby reason of political beliefs andaspirations. and (7) Right against anyphysical, psychological, or degradingpunishment, or use of substandard, orinadequate penal facilities undersubhuman conditions.

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