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Subject: Rule 22 - Rules of Criminal Procedure - Procedure Applicable to Felonies Only Publication / Adopted Date:June 13, 1979
Topic:Felonies - Initial Proceedings Before JudgeRevised / Effective Date:January 1, 2003

22.08. Felonies - Initial Proceedings Before Judge

Upon the defendant's initial appearance, the judge shall inform the defendant of the felony charged, the right to retain counsel, the right to request the appointment of counsel if the defendant is unable to retain counsel, and the right to remain silent. The judge shall also inform the defendant that any statement made by the defendant may be used against the defendant.

(Adopted June 13, 1979, eff. Jan. 1, 1980. Amended Jan. 28, 2002, eff. Jan. 1, 2003.)