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When children allege sexual abuse, there is rarely medical evidence or eyewitnesses, making their testimony in trial a primary factor in assessing their credibility. However, little is known about what

When children allege sexual abuse, there is rarely medical evidence or eyewitnesses, making their testimony in trial a primary factor in assessing their credibility. However, little is known about what may be unclear to jury members making verdict decisions. In some districts, jury members are allowed to ask questions of the child witness at the end of their testimony.

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  • 2019
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    • Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2019
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      thesis
    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 42-45)
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    • Field of study: Criminology and criminal justice

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    by Anastacia M. Garcia-Johnson

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