An attempt to provide understandable and up-to-date information regarding intelligence testing, intelligence theories, personal competence, adaptive behavior and intellectual disability (mental retardation)as they relate to death penalty (capital punishment) issues. A particular focus will be on psychological measurement, statistical and psychometric issues.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
"Neuroscience, PTSD and Sentencing Mitigation"
Recently Posted to SSRN: "Neuroscience, PTSD and Sentencing Mitigation" 33 Cardozo L. Rev. (2012) BETSY GREY, Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Like other mental disorders, PTSD has been advanced in criminal law to support...