I’m studying for my Psychology class and don’t understand how to answer this. Can you help me study?
- Hi Folks, please review any 2 of the featured cases https://www.innocenceproject.org/cases/kenny-water…
- and watch the short video.
- https://www.youtube.com/user/innocenceproject/videos (Links to an external site.)
Answer the following questions:
- Does a Just World Bias favor the defense or the prosecution?
- What kinds of irrelevant information, biases, and other factors may affect juror decision-making? How can these factors be addressed or their effects limited? (Are Juries Competent?)
- Discuss the impact of social media and the internet on jurors and a defendant’s Sixth Amendment right to a fair trial. How have courts and judges reacted? (Are Juries Competent?)