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Creating a Culture of Innocence: Lessons from Hofstra and Duke

Alafair Burke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alafair Burke

Because of selective information processing, beliefs in a defendant's guilt are naturally sticky. Cognitive science suggests prosecutors might unintentionally distort their analysis of new evidence.

Hofstra Gang Rape Hoax Student Suspended; Attorney Says Video Proves Suspects Innocence

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MINEOLA, N.Y. — A Hofstra University freshman who had claimed she was raped by five men in a dormitory bathroom changed her story after prosecut...

Hofstra Rape Accuser Dropped Claim After Hearing Of Video

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MINEOLA, N.Y. — A Hofstra University freshman who had claimed she was raped by five men in a dormitory bathroom changed her story after prosecut...

Hofstra Rape: Woman Gang Raped In Hofstra University Dorm: Police

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP)-- Police in New York say an 18-year-old Hofstra University student trying to retrieve a cell phone was lured into a dormitory men...

Hofstra Rape: Student Lied About Incident: Source

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities in New York say the Hofstra University student who told police that she had been gang-raped by five men on campus ...