When Memory Fails: The Forensic Psychology of Wrongful Convictions.


Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

This year, Innocence McGill's conference aims to bridge the gap between science and law. Join us to understand the frailties of memory and to explore how using memory as evidence could lead to wrongful convictions.


Roberta Harthel-Côté, defense attorney

Jean-Roche Laurence, professor (Department of Psychology, Concordia University)

Karim Nader, professor (Department of Psychology, McGill University)

The conference will be moderated by Me Sara Henningsson, provincial prosecutor.

Kindly RSVP to reserve your spot at https://whenmemoryfails.eventbrite.ca/

A reception will follow.

This event has been accredited for 1.5 hours of continuing legal education by a recognized provider.