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How reliable is EWT? [12]

Eyewitness testimony is a key aspect of the identification and correct punishment given
to criminals police and courts use eye witness testimony to help with prosecution and
juries find it a very reliable source of information about crimes. It is an account given by
an…

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attorney look at DNA ­ it proved his innocence and also proved that eye witness
testimony cannot be relied upon alone.

In both cases, eyewitnesses got the identification of the criminal very wrong which
questions the reliability of eye witnesses. This could mean that eye witness statements
lack reliability as…

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