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CNS 2013 Press Release: Memory, the Adolescent Brain, and Lying: Understanding the Limits of Neuroscientific Evidence in the Law

Posted by on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in Adolescents, Conferences and Events, Lie Detection, Neurolaw in the News, Uncategorized.

From April 13 to April 16, 2013, the Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS) held their 20th annual meeting in San Francisco, CA, where more than 1,500 scientists attended.  On April 16, the symposium “Neuroscience and Law: Promise and Perils” took place, featuring Law and Neuroscience Project Member, Hank Greely, MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience Members BJ Casey and Anthony Wagner, and Executive Director of Education & Outreach for the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience, Francis Shen.

To learn more about this symposium and to read the press release “CNS 2013 Press Release: Memory, the Adolescent Brain, and Lying: Understanding the Limits of Neuroscientific Evidence in the Law,” please visit, http://www.cogneurosociety.org/cns-2013-press-release-memory-the-adolescent-brain-and-lying-understanding-the-limits-of-neuroscientific-evidence-in-the-law/