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The CSI Effect (with Hayley Cullen)

April 18, 2018

Welcome to Season 2! Today we are joined by Hayley Cullen, a PhD candidate and research assistant in the forensic psychology lab at the University of Sydney. In this episode we look at the "CSI effect," and how popular understandings of forensic science evidence have the potential to influence juror decision making.

You can find Hayley on Twitter and ResearchGate, or you can email her at You can find The Sydney Exoneration Project here.

CW: Rape, suicide, murder.


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