Keith A. Findley

University of Wisconsin Law School

Clinical Professor

975 Bascom Mall

Madison, WI 53706

United States

http://www.law.wisc.edu/facstaff/biog.php?iID=269

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Shaken Baby Syndrome, Abusive Head Trauma, and Actual Innocence: Getting It Right

12 Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy 209, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1195
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Keith A. Findley, Patrick Barnes, David A. Moran and Waney Squier
University of Wisconsin Law School, Stanford University - School of Medicine, University of Michigan Law School and University of Oxford - John Radcliffe Hospital
Downloads 2,709 (3,977)

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SBS, Shaken Baby Syndrome, AHT, Abusive Head Trauma, Daubert, innocence, wrongful conviction, medical evidence

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The Multiple Dimensions of Tunnel Vision in Criminal Cases

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2, 2006, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1023
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 23 Jun 2006
Keith A. Findley and Michael S. Scott
University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,862 (7,489)
Citation 11

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tunnel vision, wrongful convictions, innocence, cognitive distortions

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Learning from Our Mistakes: A Criminal Justice Commission to Study Wrongful Convictions

California Western Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2002
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Feb 2009
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,840 (7,658)
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Exonerations, wrongful convictions, innocence, innocence commissions, DNA categories: Criminal Law & Procedure

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Tunnel Vision

CONVICTION OF THE INNOCENT: LESSONS FROM PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH, B. Cutler, ed., APA Press, 2010 , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1116
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2010
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,395 (12,046)

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tunnel vision, wrongful convictions, innocence, confirmation bias, hindsight bias, cognitive bias, cognitive errors, law and psychology, miscarriages of justice

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Examining Shaken Baby Syndrome Convictions in Light of New Medical Scientific Research

Oklahoma City University Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2012, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1210
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2013
University of Wisconsin Law School, Stanford University - School of Medicine, University of Michigan Law School and University of Wisconsin Law School, Frank J. Remington Center
Downloads 1,004 (19,897)

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Shaken Baby Syndrome, SBS, Abusive Head Trauma, AHT, innocence, wrongful conviction, subdural hematoma, retinal hemorrhages

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Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma: A Complicated Child Welfare Issue

37 The Guardian 1 (June 2015) , Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1358
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Jul 2015
University of Wisconsin Law School, Independent, University of Wisconsin - Madison - UW Madison Law School, Independent, Independent and Independent
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shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma, child abuse, subdural hematoma, retinal hemorrhage

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Toward a New Paradigm of Criminal Justice: How the Innocence Movement Merges Crime Control and Due Process

Texas Tech Law Review, January 2009, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1069
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jan 2009
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 610 (39,948)
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DNA, innocence, crime control, due process, wrongful conviction, eyewitness identification, false confessions, jailhouse snitch, informant

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Expert Testimony on Interrogation and False Confession

UMKC Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 3, 2014, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1256
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2014
Brian L. Cutler, Keith A. Findley and Danielle Loney
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
Downloads 521 (49,006)

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False Confessions, Experts, Daubert, Interrogaton, Wrongful Conviction, Innocence

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Innocents at Risk: Adversary Imbalance, Forensic Science, and the Search for Truth

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 893, 2008
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 22 May 2010
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 471 (55,634)
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Innocence, wrongful conviction, forensic science, tunnel vision

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Defining Innocence

Albany Law Review, Forthcoming, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1158
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 426 (62,924)
Citation 1

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Innocence, exoneration, Innocence Movement, presumption of innocence, error rate

11.

Psychological Perspectives: Cognition and Decision Making

Chapter Three in Examining Wrongful Convictions: Stepping Back, Moving Forward, Carolina Academic Press, 2014 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 May 2014
Keith A. Findley and Barbara O'Brien
University of Wisconsin Law School and Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 417 (64,563)

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Cognition, decision making, wrongful conviction, innocence, confirmation bias, belief perseverance, hindsight bias, mindset theory, cognitive dissonance, groupthink, just world

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Adversarial Inquisitions: Rethinking the Search for the Truth

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 911, 2011-12, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1165
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2012
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 385 (70,964)

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adversarial, inquisitorial, inquisition, investigation, innocence, factfinding, prosecutors, criminal

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Judicial Gatekeeping of Suspect Evidence: Due Process and Evidentiary Rules in the Age of Innocence

47 Georgia Law Review 723 (2013), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1235
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2013
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 383 (71,427)

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wrongful conviction, false conviction, evidence, eyewitness identification, false confession, forensic science, snitch, due process, admissibility, suspect evidence

14.

Innocence Found: The New Revolution in American Criminal Justice

Chapter One in Controversies in Innocence Cases in America (Sarah Lucy Cooper, ed., Ashgate Publishing 2014), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1263
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 May 2014
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 270 (105,589)

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Innocence Project, Innocence Movement, Innocence Network, Wrongful Conviction, death penalty, Warren Court, eyewitness identification, false confessions, forensic science, DNA

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Implementing the Lessons from Wrongful Convictions: An Empirical Analysis of Eyewitness Identification Reform Strategies

81 Missouri Law Review 377, 2016, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1372
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 12 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2016
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 245 (116,857)

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eyewitness identification, innocence, wrongful conviction, criminal justice reform, democratic experimentalism, new governance, innocence movement, double-blind sequential, policing

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The Science and Law Underlying Post-Conviction Challenges to Shaken Baby Syndrome Convictions: A Response to Professor Imwinkelried

48 Seton Hall Law Review 1209 (2018), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1442, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2018
Keith A. Findley and D. Michael Risinger
University of Wisconsin Law School and Seton Hall University School of Law
Downloads 223 (128,357)

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Postconviction review, SBS/AHT, shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma, newly discovered evidence, shifted science, flawed forensic science

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Book Review: Shaken Baby Syndrome on Trial

29 Criminal Justice #2 (Summer 2014), American Bar Association, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1279
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Keith A. Findley and Barry Scheck
University of Wisconsin Law School and Professor of Law, Cardozo Law School, Co-Director, Innocence Project
Downloads 198 (143,704)

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shaken baby syndrome, abusive head trauma, Tuerkheimer, innocence, wrongful conviction

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The Pedagogy of Innocence: Reflection on the Role of Innocence Projects in Clinical Legal Education

Clinical Law Review, Forthcoming, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 06/07-5
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 194 (146,452)
Citation 1

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pedagogy, innocence projects, clinical education, large-case clinical programs

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Innocence Protection in the Appellate Process

Marquette Law Review, 2009, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1117
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 May 2010 Last Revised: 23 May 2010
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 190 (149,311)
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Innocence, wrongful convictions, appeals, appellate process, postconviction procedures

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Rediscovering the Lawyer School: Curriculum Reform in Wisconsin

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 24, 2006-07, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1074
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Feb 2009
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 168 (166,638)

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curriculum reform, legal education, clinical education, Langdell, Socratic method, case method

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Book Review: Understanding Failed Evidence

28 Criminal Justice (Forthcoming), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1223
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 143 (190,815)

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wrongful conviction, failed evidence, flawed evidence, eyewitness identification, confession, forensic science, cognitive biases

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An Investigation of Top-Down vs. Bottom-Up Processing in Post-Appellate Review of a Criminal Case

University of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1148
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
Andrew M. Smith, Brian L. Cutler and Keith A. Findley
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 131 (204,757)

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Top-Down, Bottom-Up, Processing, Judgment, Decision-Making, Post-Appellate Review, Wrongful Conviction, Systematic Processing, Innocence, Postconviction

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Assessing Experiential Legal Education: A Response to Professor Yackee

2015 Wisconsin Law Review 627, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1348
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2015
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 125 (212,372)

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clinical legal education, experiential legal education, law school, law school crisis, experiential learning, legal education, clinical, clinics, skills, skills training

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Reducing Error in the Criminal Justice System

48 Seton Hall Law Review 1265 (2018), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1443
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2018
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 71 (307,481)

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criminal justice system, incarceration, reasonable doubt standard, error

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The Federal Role in the Innocence Movement in America

33 (1) Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice 61 (2017), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1394
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Keith A. Findley
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 62 (330,136)

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Innocence Movement, Innocence Project, DNA, Federal Government, Bloodsworth Postconviction Testing Assistance, Wrongful Conviction