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Top Psych's Forensic Psychology Feeds
In the News, by Karen Franklin, Ph.D.
  • Upcoming forensic psychology trainings in Australia
  • Forensic psychology: Is it the career for me?
  • More studies finding bias in PCL-R measurement of psychopathy
  • Patience is no virtue on MSOP injustice
  • Federal judge calls Minnesota civil commitment program “draconian”
    UF Forensic Science Blog
  • The reasons behind naming the dead
  • On fire
  • Reliability, validity, error, and mistakes in forensic science: what do we mean by those terms?
  • Where there’s smoke, there’s fire
  • Teeth and DNA: preservation of evidence
  • All About Forensic Psychology
  • Interesting Psychology Book
  • Psychology Student Guide
  • Psychology Student Survival Guide
  • Forensic Psychologist Dr. Steve Porter
  • Body Language
    Evil Deeds
  • Celebrating National Psychotherapy Day--Again!
  • Celebrating National Psychotherapy Day—Again!
  • Beauty, Evil and Death in Venice: A Midsummer's Meditation
  • American Racism and the Acquittal of George Zimmerman
  • Jodi, Joran and Casey: On the Psychology of Evil
  • Scientific American: Forensic Psychology
  • How Does Climate Denial Persist?
  • A New Way to Reach Mars Safely, Anytime and on the Cheap
  • 3-D Printed Bone-Shaped Devices Change Color When Stretched
  • Plankton Pee May Alter Ocean's Chemistry
  • Scientists Unveil the Secrets of Visual Attention
    the charles smith blog
  • Henry Keogh: South Australia; Aftermath (2): He has been released on bail following 20 years in prison. ABC News story refers in detail to the Court of Criminal Appeal decision - including the finding that, "A number of highly significant observations and opinions of (former chief pathologist) Dr (Colin) Manock materially misled the prosecution, the defence, the trial Judge and the jury." Reporter Candice Marcus. ABC News.ABC News.
  • Back in action; Catch-up: (11); Grace and Matthew Huung; Exonerated, freed and home from Qatar at last after a brutal ordeal based on medical ignorance and racial prejudice. New York Times. New York Times and CBS stories.
  • Henry Keogh; (Aftermath (1): Repercussions of the Keogh decision on other cases are already being felt - including the appeal launched by Derek Bromley which also involved discredited former chief forensic pathologist Dr. Colin Manock; The Australian also reports Keogh and Bromley's supporter legal scholar Robert Moles' call on the South Australian government to set up a forensic review panel to identify any cases that may need to be reviewed as a result of the Keogh decision.
  • Ben Geen. UK: Former nurse; Independent statistical research raises doubts about his convictions for murdering two patients and grievous harm of 15 others as his lawyers make a "last-ditch attempt" to bring the case back to the appeal court. Sentenced to 30 years, his lawyer says Geen was used as a scapegoat because there were fears over a serial killer in the hospital - and that Geen was imprisoned for “crimes that were never committed but created to fit the circumstances."
  • Back in action: Catch-up (10): David Harold Eastman; Australia; He is expected to launch an application to permanently stay the retrial. As one lawyer puts it: "Given forensic evidence has been lost and destroyed, and some witnesses have even died, there is a strong likelihood that Mr Eastman's defence team will file an application for a permanent stay of proceedings." Canberra Times.