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Raymond Jacoub

Pittsfield Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. The Fifth Amendment and Your Right to Remain Silent

    Video posted by attorney Raymond Jacoub, about 3 years ago.

    In this clip I explain what your right to remain silent is. Often the phrase "pleading the fifth" is used without understanding where it comes from or what it means. The Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution provides that no person "shall be compelled in any criminal...

  2. What Exactly Is Your Right To Remain Silent?

    Written by attorney Raymond Jacoub, about 3 years ago.

    Many have heard of the right to remain silent or "the fifth," but most do not fully appreciate what powerful protections this constitutional privilege provides. Here's an introduction.

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