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Neuroscience Has An Important (But Complicated) Place In The Courtroom

“Rockefeller University neurobiologist Dr. Donald Pfaff explained one way that neuroscience evidence can be important in the courtroom — juries can consider testosterone levels, as high testosterone can cause violent behavior, he said. So, elevated levels in the brain may be an important piece of evidence.”