False Confessions Approved for 1 CLE credit by the Minnesota Continuing Legal Education Board
This one hour CLE seeks to provide attorneys with critical information on the science and psychology behind false confessions. The course reviews what types of law enforcement conduct may contribute to false confessions. Additionally, a review of relevant scientific literature is offered, adding insight into what triggers can lead to false confessions. This presentation seeks to improve the understanding of prosecutors, defense attorneys, and judges about critical issues surrounding false confessions.