Questions to check for understanding
Applying J.D.B. v. North Carolina to the fictional scenario in People v. Brandon Salinger:
1. If J.D.B. and Brandon had been given a Miranda warning, what would the police have said to them?
2. What factors should be considered in determining whether a person is in custody?
3. Does it matter if J.D.B. and Brandon were custody at the time they were questioned? Why or why not?