This program will focus on the use of neuroscience in the courtroom. This rapidly developing area of law involves a wide range of legal issues including admissibility, relevance, the propriety of expert testimony, effect on jurors, and neuroethics. The faculty will mostly be from outside of Texas.
This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
Who Should Attend?
With the exception of invited faculty, attendance is limited to defense attorneys and those who directly assist them in Criminal Defense Litigation.
Schedule and Faculty
More information coming soon! Anticipated times for the program’s start/recess:
Thursday, May 7, 2020
8:00 a.m. Check-in & Registration, followed by Lectures
4:30 p.m. Recess, followed by a Reception
Friday, May 8, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Adjourn
Lunch will be provided each day.
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