The Coroner's Inquest and the Fifth Amendment

The Coroner’s Inquest Review Panel recommended changes to the inquest process designed to answer the public outcry for fair and balanced representation during inquest proceedings while also addressing concerns that the process not become too ‘adversarial.’  Nonetheless, the Police Protective Association has warned that its officers won’t participate.  The ACLU of Nevada believes that the proposal will work and will not violate the Fifth Amendment

Listen to ACLU of Nevada Legal Director, Maggie McLetchie discuss the proposed changes to the inquest process on KNPR's State of Nevada.