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Neuroscience Evidence in the Courtroom

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October 25, 2010 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The Stanford Interdisciplinary Group in Neuroscience and Society presents Neuroscience Evidence in the Courtroom

Frances Arrillaga Alumni Center

About the Event Can brain scans detect lies? Should brain scans be used as courtroom evidence?  Learn from the experts in neuroimaging and scientific evidence about recent attempts to introduce expert testimony based on brain imaging tests, including fMRI lie detection. The panelists will be:

  • David Faigman, Professor of Law, Hastings College of Law;
  • Marcus Raichle Professor of Radiology, Neurology, Neurobiology, and Biomedical Engineering, Washington University;
  • Anthony Wagner, Professor of Psychology, Stanford;
  • Hank Greely, Professor of Law, Stanford Law School

Registration Information: Registration for this event is complimentary, however we ask that you register your attendance to reserve your space.

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Brought to you by SIGNS - The Stanford Interdisciplinary Group in Neuroscience and Society Speaker Series and the Center for Law and the Biosciences.

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