Elizabeth F. Loftus

Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, Professor of Law

Joint appointment in Psychology & Social Behavior
Criminology, Law & Society
Cognitive Sciences
School of Law

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Psychology and law, human memory, eyewitness testimony, courtroom procedure


Prof. Elizabeth Loftus is one of the nation's leading experts on memory. She has been an expert witness or consultant in hundreds of cases, including the McMartin preschool molestation case, the trial of Oliver North, the trial of the officers accused in the Rodney King beating, and litigation involving Michael Jackson, Martha Stewart, Scooter Libby and the Duke University Lacrosse players.

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Eyewitness Testimony, Memory and the Law

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