No request for attorney - but magistrate did not advise juvi of the procedures for indigent apptd atty. Under 51.102, art 26.04 applies as practicable - which incorp 15.17. But admissibility of juvi's stmt under 51.095 does not require the same as 15.17. Believe that 51.095 is all that is required for admissiblity of stmt - but need to respond to MTS legal memo applying 15.17 and Rothgery. Any thoughts other than Fam Code applies to stmt?
The new SCOTUS opinion in Montejo may have made that question moot; be sure to read up on it before filing your answer.
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