Brains on trial 640 A magnificent tool for understanding the human mind... a terrible tool for the courtroomA few months ago I posted a piece on the alarming resurgence in the use of lie detectors in the UK and the US. A new documentary looks at the use of other neuroscience based methods involving brains scans that have been proposed for use in the court room.

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