Sunday, December 23, 2007

The Grim Power Of Grim Evidence

Follow the link for a summary of a couple of studies that found that "Jurors presented with gruesome evidence, such as descriptions or images of torture and mutilation, are up to five times more likely to convict a defendant than jurors not privy to such evidence." "The Grim Power Of Grim Evidence, Deliberations, Nov. 26, 2007.

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