Oregon Supreme Court on Memory

” … The Oregon Supreme Court broke the misconduct/exclusion spell by facing up to the modern scientific findings that indicate that suggestion itself is not the real issue; the problem is the fundamental nature of  human memory.

The Oregon court formally accepted contemporary scientific problems and abandoned the convenient legal fiction that memory is a stable, permanent video recording, and recognized that memory is malleable and reconstructive…”

The Crime Report @ http://bit.ly/XYPolK

State v. Lawson (CF080348; CA A140544; SC S059306)

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