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Brainwashed by Scott Lilienfeld, Sally Satel

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Chapter 4

1. Angela Saini, “How India’s Neurocops Used Brain Scans to Convict Murderers,” Wired 6 (2009), http://www.wired.co.uk/wired-magazine/archive/2009/05/features/guilty.aspx?page=all. India uses BEOS and brain fingerprinting, which we describe presently in the text, as well as the polygraph and truth serum. Brain fingerprinting came first; BEOS is an offshoot. Sharma went through both brain fingerprintng and BEOS. The BEOS technicians claim to use more brain information than P300, but they have kept their actual method proprietary. Hank T. Greely, personal communication, November 29, 2012.

2. Saini, “How India’s Neurocops Used Brain Scans”; The judge proclaimed that BEOS “clearly indicated her involvement in the murder of Udit.” State ...

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