Justices Won't Touch 5th Amendment Exception In NJ Case

By Bill Wichert (May 17, 2021, 6:16 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to take a closer look at the legitimacy of the "foregone conclusion" exception to the Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, as the justices declined to second-guess a New Jersey Supreme Court decision that the doctrine enabled prosecutors to compel a suspect to disclose his cellphone passcodes....

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