Rehabilitating the Defendant in the Reptilian Era: A Neurocognitive Approach
Because so much attention and worry is directed toward halting or derailing the Reptile attack during adverse examination, witness rehabilitation is (erroneously) perceived as a relieving, non-threatening, “easy” part of the trial for both witness and defense counsel. This is because the witness and attorney now possess total control of the information that is presented to the jury, free of manipulative influence from opposing Reptile counsel. Unfortunately, this false sense of security can lead to unbalanced witness preparation efforts that result in ineffective defense testimony at trial. Read this article to learn more.