Leiden Institute for Brain and Cognition
LIBC Public scientific day 2022 'Brein & Recht' (in Dutch)
Every year the LIBC organizes a Public Scientific Day about brain research in Leiden together with the City of Leiden.
When: 16 September 2022
Where: Stadsgehoorzaal Leiden & stream
The influence of brain research on law, criminal law and criminal justice in particular, is undeniable and increasing. This influence is visible in various areas of criminal justice: investigation, prosecution & trial and the enforcement of sanctions.
Speakers from Leiden, various other universities and institutions take the attendees on a tour of the possibilities and limits of the use of information about the brain, including decisions to be taken by various actors in criminal justice (police, public prosecutor, judge, etc.).