Sometimes a healthy debate takes place at some distance from the point of origin of a Times news story or column. That was the case with "Anatomy of a Misdiagnosis" by Deborah Tuerkheimer, an Op-Ed piece published on Sept. 21.
Deborah Tuerkheimer’s Judging Sex & The En Banc Opinion That Reversed The Rape Shield Killing Ruling Back in 2010, I posted an entry about the Sixth Circuit’s opinion in Gagne v. Booker, 596 F.3d 335 (6th Cir. 2010), the (in)famous ... Read Post
…go read this long and immensely distressing piece by Emily Bazelon about the scientific and legal perils of diagnosing and prosecuting cases of Shaken Baby Syndrome. Researchers have known for quite some time — see this 2004 BMJ ar... Read Post