Does the Technology Portrayed in Television Crime Shows Have an Effect on Potential Jurors ?

@inproceedings{Davis2010DoesTT,
  title={Does the Technology Portrayed in Television Crime Shows Have an Effect on Potential Jurors ?},
  author={G. Acton Davis and Karen L. Paullet},
  year={2010}
}
The CSI-Effect (Crime Scene Investigation Effect) proposes that jurors tend to acquit suspects when forensic evidence doesn’t exist (or when existing technology fails to reveal sufficient forensic evidence). This study surveyed 71 students in Computer and Information Systems-related degree programs. Specifically, the survey attempted to answer two questions… CONTINUE READING