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Articles by Alexandra Natapoff

Why Juries Need Expert Help Assessing Jailhouse Informants

Informants are highly motivated to lie. But jurors don’t always have the information or skills to discern the truth.

by Alexandra Natapoff, The Appeala nonprofit criminal justice news site

In February 2010, I was asked to testify as an expert witness to educate a jury about jailhouse ...



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