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"Eyewitness Testimony Isn’t Reliable. So Why Are We Still Using It?," by Mike Spies, Vocativ, March 24, 2015.

"What #TheDress Says About Eyewitness Misidentification," by Adam Banner, The Huffington Post, March 23, 2015.

"You Have No Idea What Happened," by Maria Konnikova, The New Yorker, February 4, 2015.

"Eyewitnesses aren’t as reliable as you might think," by Thomas Albright and Jed Rankoff, The Washington Post, January 30, 2015.

"Jury instructions on eyewitness testimony updated," by Travis Andersen and Martin Finucane, The Boston Globe, January 12, 2015.

"The End of Eyewitness Testimonies," by Erika Hayasaki, Newsweek, November 19, 2014.

"New Recommendations Could Improve Eyewitness Testimony," NPR, November 18, 2014.

"Colorado mulls changes to photo lineups after report urges caution," by Jordan Steffen, The Denver Post, October 26, 2014.

"Reform eyewitness identification: Column," by Barry Scheck, USA Today, October 2, 2014.

"Eyewitness memory often unreliable," by Frank Green, Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 26, 2014.

"Prince George’s police to transform photo lineups," by Lynh Bui, The Washington Post, February 9, 2014.

"Study Puts Exonerations at Record Level in U.S.," by Timothy Williams, The New York Times, February 4, 2014.

"'A Mistake Has Been Made Here, and No One Wants to Correct It'," by Lara Bazelon, Slate, December 17, 2013.

"UVa study: State slow to fix practices for suspect lineups," The Daily Progress, December 14, 2013.

"Court Considers Batch Of Eyewitness ID Cases," by Christian Nolan, Connecticut Law Tribune, December 6, 2013.

"Police chiefs lead effort to prevent wrongful convictions by altering investigative practices," by Spencer S. Hsu, The Washington Post, December 2, 2013.

"How Many of Your Memories Are Fake?," by Erika Hayasaki, The Atlantic, November 18, 2013.

"Baltimore Police Department to switch to ‘double blind’ suspect photo identification police," Baltimore News Journal, October 22, 2013.

"Garrett: It’s high time for lineup reforms," Brandon L. Garrett, Richmond Times-Dispatch, September 1, 2013.

"Police lineups need overhaul - there's lots of DNA to prove it," by Roger Chesley, The Virginian-Pilot, August 29, 2013.

"9 in 10 Va. police agencies fall short of photo lineup guidelines meant to reduce mistakes," Spencer Hsu, The Washington Post, August 25, 2013.

"‘Shaky’ Eyewitness Identification Dooms Murder Conviction," by Mathew Huisman, The Blog of Legal Times, August 22, 2013.

"New York's wrongful conviction bills stall," by Gary Craig, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, July 8, 2013.

"Eyewitness rules ignored, wrongful convictions result," by Kevin Johnson, USA Today, June 11, 2013.

"Speak, Memory," by Oliver Sacks, The New York Review of Books, February 18, 2013.

"D.C. Council Chair Introduces Eyewitness ID Reform Bill," The Blog of LegalTimes, January 9, 2013.

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