Techniques and Tips for Addressing Unconscious Bias with Juries
Lawyers, judges, and jurors are all responsible for making critical decisions that significantly impact lives of people who appear in court.
While our legal system has identified the need to eliminate explicit bias in decision-making, there is a growing body of research that underscores the dangerous impact of unconscious bias in decision-making.
Join Elisa Dozono, Lisa Hay, and Hon. Mustafa Kasubhai in a panel discussion exploring recently developed tools for educating jurors on unconscious bias, and discussing how to conduct voir dire on this sensitive subject.
This program was approved for 1.0 Access to Justice credits via the OSB under program number 76498.
Handout: Techniques and Tips for Raising Implicit Bias in Court: Use of Videos, Jury Instructions, and Voir Dire
Presentation Slides: OWLS Unconscious Bias Presentation