Neuroscience of Memory in the Courtroom

The Litigation Section presents

Neuroscience of Memory in the Courtroom

Taking an age-old issue of memory and addressing it with scientific evidence.

Date Thursday, April 22, 2021 
Program 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
MCLE 1 Hour


Honorable Curtis Karnow
San Francisco Superior Court Judge
Dr. Emily Murphy, Ph.D, J.D.
UC Hastings Law School


 Rebecca Bers
San Francisco City Attorney’s Office

From witness testimony to jury deliberations, memory is a critical part of our trial system. This panel will discuss the development of scientific research regarding memory, the role of technology in understanding memory, and the practical implications on trials.


  •  Cutting edge research on the neuroscience of memory
  •  Technological attempts to “solve” memory issues
  •  Admissibility of expert testimony


Section Chair

Lauren Kramer Sujeeth, Rogers Joseph O'Donnell

Event Code: G213104

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4/22/2021 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Online only CA
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