Tonight, the streets of Benton will be overrun with monsters, princesses, space aliens, pirates and ghosts. Halloween is a favorite of every child, it seems, as they go door to door trick-or-treating.
We have all seen movies and TV shows in which fictional police officers read Miranda rights to characters who are suspects in apparent crimes. But the rights are very real and available to everyone. Many readers know the Miranda warning by heart from watching such shows and movies, but let’s state them anyway in case anyone has missed “Law and Order”: you have the right to remain silent and you have the right to an attorney.