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Honest False Testimony in Allegations of Sexual Offences (with J. Guillermo Villalobos and Deborah Davis), Wrongful Allegations of Person Abuse (2015)

This chapter aims to provide a general review of factors that can lead to honest...

 

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When Exoneration Seems Hopeless: The Special Vulnerability of Sexual Abuse Suspects to False Confession (with Deborah Davis), Wrongful Allegations of Person Abuse (2014)

This chapter considers sources of vulnerability among innocent sexual abuse suspects to police-induced false confession....

 

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The Sound of Silence: Miranda Waivers, Selective Literalism and Social Context, Speaking of Language and Law (2014)

This chapter examines the 2010 United States Supreme Court case, Berghuis v. Thompkins, which ruled...

 

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Promoting Accuracy in the Use of Confession Evidence: An Argument for Pre-Trial Reliability Assessments to Prevent Wrongful Convictions (with Peter Neufeld, Steven Drizin, and Andrew Taslitz), Temple Law Review (2013)

This article argues that constitutional criminal procedure rules provide insufficient safeguards against the admissibility of...

 

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Disputed Interrogation Techniques in America: True and False Confessions and the Estimation and Valuation of Type I and Ii Errors (with Deborah Davis and Michael Williams), Controversies in Innocence Cases in America (2013)

American studies of wrongful conviction have revealed a disturbing pattern. For roughly 25 percent of...