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Nature Reviews Neuroscience Article series on “Neuroscience and the law”

Posted by on Thursday, January 23, 2014 in Adolescents, Around the Web, Lie Detection, Recent Neurolaw-related Papers, Uncategorized.

Nature Reviews Neuroscience has run an article series on “Neuroscience and the law” that features the work of several Members of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience.  Articles of particular note include:

Martha J. Farah, J. Benjamin Hutchinson, Elizabeth A. Phelps & Anthony D. Wagner, Functional MRI-based lie detection: scientific and societal challenges, 15(2) Nature Reviews Neuroscience 123(2014).

Owen D. Jones, Anthony D. Wagner, David L. Faigman & Marcus E. Raichle, Neuroscientists in court, 14(10) Nature Reviews Neuroscience 730 (2013).

Laurence Steinberg, The influence of neuroscience on US Supreme Court decisions about adolescents’ criminal culpability, 14(7) Nature Reviews Neuroscience 513 (2013).

To read more about this “Neuroscience and the law” article series, visit