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In Depth: Mind Matters; Keith Kiehl Studying The Brains Of Dangerous Men

Publication Date: 
March 19, 2008
NBC News
Brian Williams

In an NBC News story Professor Henry T. "Hank" Greely comments on the concept of being able to read a person's mind by using an MRI to see which areas of the brain light up. Professor Greely is quoted:

The concept worries bioethicists like Dr. Hank Greely of Stanford.

Dr. HANK GREELY: If we took very early science and divided people into different groups and those groups weren't good, we'd be ruining lots of people's lives.