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No, Miranda Rights do not have to be read during any arrest. Miranda Rights are required prior to an interrogation but have nothing to do with an arrest.

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Q: When arrested for possession of marijuana does the police officer have to read the Miranda rights to the arrested individual?
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Was arrested for marijuana Miranda rights not told can the charges be dropped?

If you were taken into custody with the intent to be interrogated then yes, the charges could be dropped.

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What if Miranda rights not given til hour after arrest?

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