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Science in Court: Courage of Conviction

Posted by on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 in Around the Web, Criminal Law, Neurolaw, Neurolaw in the News, Neuroscience, Popular Press, Uncategorized.

Nature recently published an article by Virginia Gewin titled “Science in Court: Courage of Conviction.”  This article explores the crucial role of expert witnesses in bringing science into the legal system.  Owen Jones, Director of the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience is quoted in the article, along with other leading scholars at the intersection of law and neuroscience.

To read more, visit: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v526/n7573/full/nj7573-463a.html