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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is a clinically recognized disability. Persons with FASD are at a profound disadvantage within the criminal justice system. This article describes the range of deficits that characterize FASD and suggests that understanding FASD has important legal implications for the criminal justice system. Consideration is given to(More)
  • Gregory G. Deierlein, Ramon Gilsanz, +21 authors Sharon Wood
  • 2009
The Applied Technology Council (ATC) is a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation established in 1973 through the efforts of the Structural Engineers Association of California. ATC's mission is to develop state-of-the-art, user-friendly engineering resources and applications for use in mitigating the effects of natural and other hazards on the built environment.(More)
Individuals with FASD exhibit deficits in many domains that can include memory, learning, behavioural inhibition, executive functioning, interpersonal skills, and language. These deficits have serious implications for affected persons when they become engaged in the legal system. In 2004, Moore and Green reviewed case law and psychological literature which(More)
Promoting the technological welfare of the nation by marshalling the knowledge and insights of eminent members of the engineering profession. Some of the articles in this issue are also available as HTML documents and may contain links to related sources of information, multimedia files, or other content. Papers are presented in The Bridge on the basis of(More)
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