Juveniles may be particularly vulnerable to falsely admitting guilt, according to a study led by Florida International University psychologist Lindsay C. Malloy.
The findings were published recently in the American Psychological Association’s journal Law and Human Behavior.
Originally published on Tue June 25, 2013 4:49 pm
By a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court has struck down a key provision of the landmark 1965 Voting Rights Act that establishes a formula to identify states that may require extra scrutiny by the Justice Department regarding voting procedures.
The decision focuses on Section 4 of the Act.