Friday, November 29, 2013

The Cautionary Instruction: Brain development becomes courtroom staple

http://communityvoices.post-gazette.com/news/ipso-facto/item/37579-the-cautionary-instruction-brain-development-becomes-courtroom-staple?tmpl=component&print=1

A MUST READ, "developement of the brain in juveniles"

Excerpt...PLEASE read and share full article, so very important to EVERYONE.

"Judges and juries are being swayed by studies showing that adolescent brains do not function the same as adult brains. One study by Kristina Caudle, a neuroscientist at Weill Cornell Medical College used a technology called functional MRI to observe how the brains of people from 6 to 29 reacted to a threat."

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