Ear witnesses, eye witnesses and ‘ad hoc experts’

The situation regarding ear-witnesses is very similar to that of eye-witnesses. Evidence from an eye-witness who has ‘seen it with their own eyes’ is highly compelling – despite the enormous body of research demonstrating that visual perception is highly unreliable, and easily manipulated by unnoticed contextual information. This is the reason that ‘Eyewitness misidentification is ... Read more


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