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, August 15, 2012
Death by IQ: US inmates condemned by flawed tests
FYI without comment.
Despite a US Supreme Court ruling, intellectually disabled convicts are being executed – and it's all down to errors in IQ