Key Study3:Gudjohnsson et al -A case of false confession
Aim:to document a case of false confession of a youth who was at the time distressed and susceptible to interrogative pressure.
Methodology:A case study
Participants:FC , a 17 year old youth who was accused of two murders.
Background:two elderly women were found battered to death in their home.
- the womens savings were missing and there was evidence of sexual assault.
- a few days later FC was arrested there was no forensic evidence to link him with the offence.