Mcnabb-Mallory Rule Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Mcnabb-Mallory Rule, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Mcnabb-Mallory Rule?

(n) Mcnabb-Mallory Rule protect a defended from using the discriminatory statement made by them when they are held in custody beyond the legally accepted period of custody. Now the courts allow presence of personnel lawyer while questioning or permit the accused to keep silent, hence the rule is seldom operative