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July 25, 2023

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Recent Neurolaw Publications
Online Book Launch


A. Recent Neurolaw Publications   

  1. Alexa Johnson-Gomez, The Brain on Death Row: Reconciling Neuroscience & Categorical Exemptions from Execution, 24 Minn. J.L. Sci. & Tech. 447 (2023).
  2. Alessandra Suuberg, Emotional Distress Claims, Dignitary Torts, and the Medical-Legal Fiction of Reasonable Sensitivity, 36 J.L. & Health 113, 114 (2023).
  3. Samantha Buckingham, Abolishing Juvenile Interrogation, 101 N.C. L. Rev. 1015 (2023).
  4. Dora W. Klein, Taking Corrigibility Seriously, 28 Berkeley J. Crim. L. 35 (2023).
  5. Marisa A. Leib-Neri, Love, Marriage, & Neurodiversity: Using Neuroscience to Equalize Marriage Rights for People with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Under Guardianship Arrangements, 108 Iowa L. Rev. 1475 (2023).
  6. Vanessa F. Hernandez Levin, Children Sentenced As Adults, 37 Notre Dame J.L. Ethics & Pub. Pol'y 81 (2023).
  7. Malcolm Coffman, The Neurological Imprint of Incarceration and Its Effect on Recidivism, 37 Notre Dame J.L. Ethics & Pub. Pol'y 251 (2023).
  8. Leila Nasr, Sentencing Kids to Life: New Approaches for Challenging Youth Life Sentences Under Section 12 of the Charter, 48 Queen's L.J. 1 (2023).
  9. Sjors Ligthart, Dave van Toor, Thomas Douglas, Gerben Meynen, Neurolaw: Advances in Neuroscience, Justice & Security (2021).
  10. Gregory Murrey, Donald Starzinski, The Forensic Evaluation of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Handbook for Clinicians and Attorneys (2008).
  11. Matthias Mahlmann, Mind and Rights: The History, Ethics, Law and Psychology of Human Rights (2023).


B. Online Book Launch

Hannah Wishart and Colleen M. Berryessa are hosting an online book launch for their book titled “Neurolaw in the Courtroom Comparative Perspectives on Vulnerable Defendants for Routledge.” For more information and to register for the event, please visit



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