Tag Archives: Jurors’ legal reasoning

Articles on legal information or decision making in new issue of Journal of Empirical Legal Studies

The new issue of Journal of Empirical Legal Studies (10(2), June 2013) includes several articles on legal information or decision making: Doug Williams: Do Racial Preferences Affect Minority Learning in Law Schools? Andreas Glöckner and Christoph Engel: Can We Trust … Continue reading

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Griffin on Narrative, Truth and Trial

Professor Lisa Kern Griffin of Duke University Law School has published Narrative, Truth & Trial, 101 Georgetown Law Journal 281 (2012). Here is that abstract: This article critically evaluates the relationship between constructing narratives and achieving factual accuracy at trials. … Continue reading

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Warren, Kuhn & Weinstock, How Do Jurors Argue with One Another?

Joshua Warren and Professor Deanna Kuhn, both of Columbia University Teachers College, and Dr. Michael Weinstock of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, have published How Do Jurors Argue with One Another?, 5 Judgment and Decision Making 64 (2010) (Issue no. … Continue reading

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Hans at Baldy Center

Professor Valerie P. Hans, the noted expert on juries, and a member of the faculty at the Cornell University Law School, will give a series of lectures on February 23-25, 2010, at the Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy … Continue reading

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Spiecker & Worthington on the Influence of Attorney Opening Statement/Closing Argument Organizational Strategy on Juror Reasoning

Dr. Shelley C. Spiecker of Holland & Hart LLP’s Persuasion Strategies, and Professor Debra L. Worthington of the Auburn University Department of Communication & Journalism have published Explorations of Juror Reasoning: Extending Our Understanding of the Influence of Attorney Opening … Continue reading

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