Today, September 20, at 5:30 p.m., I’ll discuss Failed Evidence: Why Law Enforcement Resists Science (NYU Press) at an author’s talk and panel discussion in New York City at John Jay College of Criminal Justice today, September 20, at 5:30 p.m. Full details are here. The talk is free and open to the public. The talk will be followed by a panel discussion by four members of John Jay’s faculty: Margaret Bull Kovera (Psychology), Nicholas D. K. Petraco (Forensics and statistics), Lawrence Kobilinsky (Forensics and DNA), and Eugene O’Donnell (Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration). The panel will be moderated by Zachary Carter, former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York.
Failed Evidence in NY: Today, Sept. 20, 5:30 p.m. at John Jay College, NYCPosted: September 20, 2012 in Wrongful Convictions
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