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Psychology Of Confessions: Does Innocent Put Innocents At Risk?

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In the article “On the Psychology of Confessions: Does Innocent Put Innocents at Risk?” by Saul Kassin, many suspects and offenders had use false confession in their lives. Despite the fact that many will end up in jail or prison because of their false confession. A good example of this is mention in the article in the case of Tom Sawyer which he was accused for sexual assault and murder, but when going trial the judge dropped the case because they found out that he was a recover alcoholic and social anxiety disorder that causes his face to flush and embarrassed. Because of this reason the detective think it was a sign of deception during his interview. I think this phenomenon of false confession so widely spread that we don’t realize that
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