President's ColumnJennifer Skeem, PhD
Recent Accomplishments, highlight a current challenge, and suggest a course for addressing that challenge.
- Adding Advance Care Planning to the Criminal Justice Diversion Dialogue
Health Care Advance Directive is not a common part of the dialogue had by those involved in the criminal justice system, this article discusses the importance of such conversations.
By Heather Zelle, JD, PhD, and Michael Binns, BA
Actual Innocence Research
- The Importance of Witness Recall in Avoiding Wrongful Convictions
As the number of Innocence Project cases has increased, much justified attention has been paid to the role of mistaken eyewitness identifications in wrongful convictions. Erroneous eyewitness identification is currently shown to be present in approximately 75 percent Innocence Project cases (Innocence Project, n.d.). The importance of this research is discussed.
By Dana Hirn Mueller
- AP-LS Committee on Early Career Professionals
The AP-LS Committee for Early Career Professionals (ECPs) is pleased to provide an update on our recent activities and ongoing work related to the Grant-in-Aid program, conference events, and resources available to ECPs.
- Corrections Committee Update
Update from the Corrections Committee
By Sarah Manchak, PhD
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