Tuesday, June 21, 2011

False Memories: The Perils of Eyewitness IDs

http://www.thecrimereport.org/archive/2011-06-false-memories-the-perils-of-eyewitness-ids

(Excerpt) PLEASE READ FULL ARTICLE, so important to us all

Mistaken identifications by victims and eyewitnesses annually send too many people to jail for crimes they didn’t commit. In Texas, legislation to address the problem was introduced last month, but justice advocates claim it doesn’t go far enough

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