Posted: 24 May 2011
Date Written: May 23, 2011
This talk will briefly describe a brain-imaging study, currently being conducted, of the role of the criminal defendant's race in juror decision-making. It will then touch on some of the larger legal and Constitutional questions that would arise if race were ultimately found to have a significant impact on jury decisions.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Seaman, Julie, Race and Juries: An FMRI Investigation (May 23, 2011). Gruter Institute Squaw Valley Conference: Law, Institutions & Human Behavior, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1850818