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Citizen-Times (Newspaper) - March 30, 1966, Cedar Rapids, IowaCedar rapids to bul .51966 Public _ a Krait Tiht chief i a Skald Law abiding citizens the losers recent supreme court decisions which Lay Down rules of procedure for obtaining confessions and other statements of Evi Dence Are of grave con Cern to local Law enforce ment officials. Cedar rapids police chief George Matias said tuesday that the new rulings will be a blow to the investigatory method 1 hamper prosecutors and could have harmful con sequences. The High court ruled that a suspect must be advised that he has the right to re main silent and to consult an attorney before and during questioning. He must be advised of these rights before a statement May be taken. But what if some Guy busts in my office and says he just shot his asks chief Matias i be got to first advise v him of his rights before i can ask we what he did with the the chief pointed out that if the suspect admits guilt in a statement then a hearing is held to decide if the statement Iowa s Independent newspaper Empire 5-6078 journal of fact and opinion 606 4th Avenue South East volume five number six published weekly in Cedar rapids june 30, 1966 Zachar. is to great.11 solemn moment r to put when 3 , is Likely that circumstantial cases. Will fail. A professional Crook leaves Little tangible evidence. But if we get a tip and pick him up and he admits to a crime we could get a conviction. However. The court throws oat the admission what do we do i d venture to say 80% of the Guys that Are in the Penitentiary today Are there because they made the rulings Are seen be More of a hindrance to prosecuting at Cornies than to police. Investigations must continue and questioning proceed. We will find ourselves More and More in the position of having enough evidence to make an arrest but hot enough to get a con chief Matias went on to say that his department will try to keep some kind of record of the of feet of the new rules on investigations and convictions. The supreme court should be interested in the results. That was a divided 5.to 4 decision. Rulings exist come to help enforce. unless they do there could be a decline in the morale of police depart ments. Chi efm Atlas a ays that recruiting is difficult and keeping Good men is an increasingly hard task As officers dangerous continued on Page 5 John j. Zacher or. Of 1 Ayse of nomination for the newly created Senate seat in the Iowa legislature he announced thursday. Linn county presently has two Senate seats and will get a third this year because of reapportionment by the 1965 legislature. In his announcement Zachar commented the present property tax Bur Den is by far too great for everyone and particularly unfair to elderly homeowners has a discouraging effect on prospective Home buyers and is restricting com Mercial and Industrial growth and construction in the state. Our present property tax in the City is difficult and expensive to assess fairly and in the county is too heavy a Burden on the Farmer. I pledge every Effort toward the reduction of property taxes and the elimination of Perso Nal property he also said our children Are our future their de serve the. Best in educational opportunities and facilities. Iowa ranks near the Bottom in state Aid to schools with about 11% now paid by the state. I will work toward substantially increasing state Aid to schools for the Benefit first to our children and second to the property born in Cedar rapids june 10, 1923, Zachar is continued on Page 70 sorg wans will not be a Marion pharmacist or. . Fritz sorg photo by Grant John Phill son of or. And mrs. Edwin Phill of 1206 Sioux drive new and Allen see son of or. Gay lord see of 1527 e Avenue new Are pictured taking the boy scout oath in a recent boy scout induction at Fillmore school. News of servicemen great ill Navy Seaman recruits Richard Wilson 19, son of or. And mrs. of 806 North ave. Terry Kramer 18, son of mrs. Bernice Kramer of 1605 fifth Street Kenneth a Glaus 19, son of or. And mrs. Georg Lavorie Glaus of 795 Shaver David m. Dixon 19, son of or. And Dixon of 1731 Ellis Doug Conklin son of or. And mrs. . Conklin of 3300 i John m. Kramer 18, son of or. C. E. Kramer of 1506 fourth St. New All of Cedar rapids Iowa have completed seven weeks of Navy Basic training at the naval training Center. In the first weeks of their naval service they studied military subjects and lived and worked under conditions similar to those they will encounter on their first ship or at their first Shore stations. In making the transition from civilian to was taught and supervised by experienced Navy Petty officers. He Learned the Basic skills of seamanship As Well As survival techniques military Drill and other Basic subjects. Upon completion of his recruit training he was assigned to a school Shore station or ship according to the. Results of his Navy classification desires and the needs of the Navy san Diego Calif. Navy Seaman Randy d. Dunn son of or. And mrs Paul. Dunn of 5449 Cedar or. New David j. Kaplan son of or. E. L. Kaplan of 1405 c ave. Richard g. King son of or. And mrs. G. R. King of 1465 Golf View or. Be and Dennis r. Sundholm son of or. And mrs. N. Sundholm of 2735 b ave. Neall of continued on Page 2 Republic Arij n Omi nations for state representative from county. Born december 25, 1909 in Fayette county sorg. Has lived in Linn county for 20 years. Graduated from tie Public school at Hawkeye he received a degree from the state College of Iowa at Cedar Falls. He then went to the University of Iowa where he received . Degree and . Degree in pharmaceutical chemistry. Or. Sorg taught pharmacy for 8 years at , before coming to Marion in 1945, where he is owner operator of the sorg pharmacy. In his announcement or. Sorg said i believe in the capacity of the people for self govern ment and firmly believe that the people will chose representative this i ear who will reflect their thinking and c Arry out their mandates in the legislature. Lowans will not again be bribed by wild promises. If elected .1 intend to represent All of the people conscientiously and without Bias. E and his wife Nellie have 2 daughters mrs. Charles Bernstein of Eli Hurst new York and mrs. Richard Lyford of Marion. Or. Sorg has been a trustee of the Marion water dept. For the past 12 years a member of unto Progress committee and the red Cross Board

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