Jason Chin

Sydney Law School

New Law Building, F10

The University of Sydney

Sydney, NSW 2006

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

The CSI Effect

Jason Chin & Larysa Workewych,* “The CSI Effect” in Markus Dubber, ed, Oxford Handbooks Online (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016).
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and Larysa Workewych
Sydney Law School and Queen's University - Faculty of Law
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CSI Effect, Evidence, Forensic evidence, Media, Juries, Psychology and law

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Psychological Science's Replicability Crisis and What It Means for Science in the Courtroom

(2014) 20:3 Journal of Psychology, Public Policy, and Law 225
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Jason Chin
Sydney Law School
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Evidence, Daubert, Scientific Evidence, Research Methods, Replicability, Admissibility

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The Biases of Experts: An Empirical Analysis of Expert Witness Challenges

Jason M Chin, Michael Lutsky & Itiel E Dror “The biases of experts: An empirical analysis of expert witness challenges” (2019) 42:4 Manitoba Law Journal 21.
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
Jason Chin, Michael Lutsky and Itiel Dror
Sydney Law School, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University College London (UCL)
Downloads 231 (171,915)

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expert evidence, bias, cognitive bias, contextual bias, adversarial bias

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Forensic Bitemark Identification Evidence in Canada

Jason M Chin & D’Arcy White*, “Forensic Bitemark Identification Evidence in Canada” (2019) 52:1 UBC Law Review 57.
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and D'Arcy White
Sydney Law School and University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 209 (188,938)

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Forensic Science, Expert Evidence, Wrongful Convictions, Miscarriages of Justice, Evidence Law, Criminal Law, Daubert, Mohan, White Burgess, Transparency, Bias, Bitemarks, Bitemark Analysis, Bitemark Identification, Forensic Bitemark Identification

5.

Drawing the Line between Lay and Expert Opinion Evidence

Jason M Chin, Jan Tomiska & Chen Li, “Drawing the Line Between Lay and Expert Opinion Evidence” (2017) 63:1 McGill Law Journal 89.
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin, Jan Tomiska and Chen Li
Sydney Law School, University of Toronto and University of Toronto
Downloads 184 (212,014)

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Lay Opinion, Lay Evidence, Lay Opinion Evidence, Expert Opinion, Expert Opinion Evidence, Psychology and Law, Scientific Evidence, Forensic Evidence, R v Graat, R v Mohan, Daubert

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R v Awer and the Dangers of Science in Sheep's Clothing

(2016) 63 Criminal Law Quarterly 527
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and Scott Dallen
Sydney Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 161 (237,595)

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Scientific evidence, criminal law, evidence, specialized knowledge, wrongful convictions, Daubert, Mohan, R v Awer

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Neurolaw in Australia: The Use of Neuroscience in Australian Criminal Proceedings

Armin Alimardani & Jason M Chin, “Neurolaw in Australia: The use of neuroscience in Australian criminal proceedings” (2019) 12:3 Neuroethics 255.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Armin Alimardani and Jason Chin
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Sydney Law School
Downloads 144 (260,375)

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criminal law, neuroscience, neurolaw, sentencing, evidence, law and science, fitness to stand trial

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The Presumption of Resulting Trust and Beneficiary Designations: What's Intention Got to Do with It?

(2016) 54:1 Alberta Law Review 41
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Jason Chin, Archie Rabinowitz and Aoife Quinn
Sydney Law School, Dentons Canada LLP and Dentons Canada LLP
Downloads 137 (270,864)

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Trusts, Resulting Trust, Presumption of Resulting Trust, Beneficiary Designation, RRSP, RRIF, Psychology and Law

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Improving Expert Evidence: The Role of Open Science and Transparency

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin, Bethany Growns and David Mellor
Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Psychology and Center for Open Science
Downloads 110 (317,810)

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The New Psychology of Expert Witness Procedure

Jason M Chin, Mehera San Roque and Rory McFadden (2020) "The new psychology of expert witness procedure" 42:1 Sydney Law Review 69.
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
Downloads 94 (352,550)
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Expert Evidence, Expert Witness Code of Conduct, Meta-science, Meta-research, Evidence Law, Expert Witness Procedure, Nudges, Open Science

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Expert Witness Codes of Conduct for Forensic Practitioners: A Review and Proposal for Reform

Jason M Chin & Rory McFadden, “Expert witness codes of conduct for forensic practitioners: a review and proposal for reform” (2020) 2 Canadian Journal of Law and Justice 23.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
Jason Chin and Rory McFadden
Sydney Law School and University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
Downloads 93 (354,986)

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forensic science, expert evidence, scientific evidence, codes of conduct, evidence, criminal procedure, expert witness codes of conduct, Motherisk, credibility revolution, replication

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What Irreproducible Results Mean for the Law of Scientific Evidence

35(1), The Advocates' Journal, 17-20, 2016
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jul 2016
Jason Chin
Sydney Law School
Downloads 89 (364,923)

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Evidence, psychology and law, replicability crisis, science and law, scientific evidence

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Simply Unconvincing: The High Court on Probative Value and Reliability in the Uniform Evidence Law

Jason M Chin, Gary Edmond & Andrew Roberts, “Simply Unconvincing: The High Court on Probative Value and Reliability in the Uniform Evidence Law” Federal Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Sep 2021
Jason Chin, Gary Edmond and Andrew J. Roberts
Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Melbourne Law School
Downloads 87 (369,909)

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evidence law, IMM v The Queen, probative value, 135, 137, reliability, eyewitness identification, expert evidence

Replicability in Empirical Legal Research

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 17, pp. 239-260, 2021
Posted: 28 Oct 2021
Jason Chin and Kathryn Zeiler
Sydney Law School and Boston University - School of Law

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Replicability in Empirical Legal Research

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Feb 2021
Jason Chin and Kathryn Zeiler
Sydney Law School and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 82 (387,204)

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Empirical legal research, metascience, replicability, reproducibility, verification, open science, law and economics, law and psychology

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Improving the Credibility of Empirical Legal Research: Practical Suggestions for Researchers, Journals, and Law Schools

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
Sydney Law School, Center for Open Science, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, The University of Sydney - School of Psychology, Center for Open Science, School of Criminal Justice, University at Albany, SUNY, University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Melbourne - School of Psychological Sciences and Boston University - School of Law
Downloads 78 (394,732)

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empirical methods, empirical legal studies, legal scholarship

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Rethinking the Ken Through the Lens of Psychological Science

Jason M Chin & William E Crozier, “Rethinking the Ken Through the Lens of Psychological Science” (2018) 55:3 Osgoode Hall Law Journal 625.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and William Crozier
Sydney Law School and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 71 (415,887)
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psychology and law, eyewitness, eyewitness memory, false confessions, expert evidence

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R v Bingley and the Importance of Scientifically-Guided Legal Analysis

Jason M Chin & Helena Likwornik, “R v Bingley and the Importance of Scientifically-Guided Legal Analysis” (2017) 43:1 Queen’s Law Journal 33.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and Helena Likwornik
Sydney Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Drug Recognition Expert, Law, Psychology, Criminal Law, DRE, Forensic Evidence, Law and Science, Science and Evidence, Psychology and Science, Daubert, R v Mohan, Mohan, Law and Psychology, Bingley, R v Bingley, Canadian Evidence Law, Expert Evidence Law, Scientific Evidence Law

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The Legal and Scientific Challenge of Black Box Expertise

Searston, R.A., and J. Chin, 'The Legal and Scientific Challenge of Black Box Expertise,' University of Queensland Law Journal (Forthcoming), Sydney Law School Research Paper No. #19/39
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jun 2019
Rachel Searston and Jason Chin
Independent and Sydney Law School
Downloads 64 (439,220)
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evidence law, psychology, cognitive psychology, experts, expert witnesses, expert evidence law, scientific evidence, forensic science, fingerprint analysis

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Open Forensic Science

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 2019
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Jun 2019
Jason Chin, Gianni Ribeiro and Alicia Rairden
Sydney Law School, Independent and Houston Forensic Science Center
Downloads 62 (446,233)
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Law, open science, forensic science, evidence law, criminal law, criminal justice, reproducibility, reproducibility crisis

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The Diverging Dictionaries of Science and Law

Helena Likwornik, Jason M Chin & Maya Bielinksi, “The Diverging Dictionaries of Science and Law” (2018) 22:1 The International Journal of Evidence & Proof 30.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Sydney Law School and University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, Students
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Science and law, psychology and law, naive bayes, scientific evidence

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Manitoba Law Journal: Criminal Law Edition (Robson Crim) 2019 Volume 42(4), Special Issue

Number of pages: 401 Posted: 07 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2019
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, Robson Hall Law School, Lerners & Associates, LLP, University of Alberta - Faculty of Law, University of Alberta - Faculty of Law, Sydney Law School, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, University College London (UCL), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Osgoode Hall Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Ottawa - Department of Criminology, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Edinburgh and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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criminal law, criminal justice, criminology

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Abbey Road: The (Ongoing) Journey to Reliable Expert Evidence

Jason M Chin, “Abbey Road: The (Ongoing) Journey to Reliable Expert Evidence” (2018) 96:3 Canadian Bar Review 422-459.
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin
Sydney Law School
Downloads 45 (514,230)

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Expert Evidence, Evidence, Evidence Law, Canadian Evidence Law, Criminal Law, Canadian Criminal Law, R v Abbey, Sociology, Scientific Evidence, Specialized Knowledge

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Unlocking Memories: Cognitive Interviewing for Lawyers

Jason M Chin & Vanja Ginic,* “Book Review, Unlocking Memories: Cognitive Interviewing for Lawyers” (2016) 54:1 Osgoode Hall Law Journal 311.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Jason Chin and Vanja Ginic
Sydney Law School and Dentons Canada LLP
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Law, psychology, interviewing, cognitive interview, pseudoscience, NLP

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Be Careful What You Promise: Proprietary Estoppel in Cowper-Smith v Morgan

Rachael Kwan & Jason M Chin, “Be careful what you promise: Proprietary estoppel in Cowper Smith v Morgan” (2018) 37:4 Estates, Trusts & Pensions Journal 309
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2021
Rachael Kwan and Jason Chin
Garfinkle Biderman LLP and Sydney Law School
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estoppel, proprietary estoppel, Cower-Smith v Morgan, Thorner v Major

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Pre-Recorded Expert Evidence in Intimate Partner Violence Cases

Jason M Chin, “Pre-recorded expert evidence in intimate partner violence cases” (accepted) Current Issues in Criminal Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
Jason Chin
Sydney Law School
Downloads 37 (552,991)

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intimate partner violence, domestic violence, expert evidence, pre-recorded evidence, admissibility, social framework evidence, battered woman syndrome, domestic violence

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Forensic Science needs Registered Reports

Jason M Chin, Rory McFadden & Gary Edmond, “Forensic science needs registered reports” (2020) 2 Forensic Science International: Synergy 41.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2020
Jason Chin, Rory McFadden and Gary Edmond
Sydney Law School, University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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forensic science, registered reports, evidence law, DNA, fingerprints, open science, metascience, preregistreation

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Can ADR Improve Expert Evidence?

Nick Wray-Jones & Jason M Chin, “Can ADR improve expert evidence?” (2021) 95 The Australian Law Journal 467.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jun 2021
Nick Wray-Jones and Jason Chin
Unaffiliated Authors and Sydney Law School
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Expert evidence, ADR, unconscious bias, law and psychology, expert bias

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Introduction to the Special Issue on Expert Evidence

38(2) University of Queensland Law Journal 183, 2020
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 26 Mar 2020
Jason Chin and Caitlin Goss
Sydney Law School and Independent
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Expert Evidence, Forensic Evidence, Eyewitness Memory, Social Scientific Evidence, Intoxication, Police Training

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Where Is the Evidence in Evidence-Based Law Reform?

Cite as Jason M Chin, Malgorzata Lagisz, and Shinichi Nakagawa, ‘Where is the evidence in evidence-based law reform?’ (2022) 45 University of New South Wales Law Journal (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Oct 2021
Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Institute of Environmental Studies and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Institute of Environmental Studies
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Metaresearch, meta-research, metascience, law reform, policy, evidence-based policy, Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse