Credibility and the limits of expert evidence in Scots criminal law

Fiona Raitt

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    Considers the rules of evidence on the admissibility of expert psychological evidence in criminal cases. Discusses the evaluation of the credibility of a witness and credibility and the admissibility of expert evidence. Proposes that expert evidence as to behavior should be admitted.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)29-44
    Number of pages16
    JournalJuridical Review: the Law Journal of the Scottish Universities
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2003



    • Criminal evidence
    • Admissibility
    • Credibility
    • Expert evidence
    • Scotland

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