KeyStudy3:Pickel-Investigating the effect of instructions to disregard imadmissable evidence.
Aim:To examine how much credibility of the witness affects the juror's ability to ignore inadmissible evidence.
- 236 Ball state university students.
- listened to an audio tape of a mock trail.
- critical evidence was introduced 'accidentally by a witness this was ruled as admissable by the judge and the jury should ignore it.
Condition1:the judge's ruling was followed by a legal explanation of…