Dr. Manges discusses the Las Vegas shooting. He recommends having an exit strategy when attending major events and taking a break from the media.
Dr. Ken Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist | Expert Witness In light of the upcoming webinar on Voir Dire, on the jury selection process, we wanted to bring your attention to some very recent high profile cases in which jury selection is underway. Early last week, jury selection began in the James Holmes trial. Holmes […]
Dr. Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist | Expert Witness When we think back on our lives there are some watershed moments. Graduating, getting a car, getting married etc. Amongst the others, there was one case that has particularly been significant to me. As a part of being a Forensic Psychologist, working with clients in Chicago, […]
Dr. Ken Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist |Expert Witness Voir Dire Theme Development Fact Sheet In order for people to make sense of the world around them, they often use stories to organize events and give them structure. Jurors in a courtroom is not any different, for the attitudes and experiences they bring with them […]
Dr. Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist Conditioning the jury Life experience restricted by court sanctions will be the basis on which the jury will view and interpret the evidence before them. As jurors, their minds are not blank nor are they exclusively limited to what is said about the case in the courtroom. Chance encounters, […]
Dr. Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist When it comes time for closing arguments, the jurors will have spent the course of the trial forming impressions and opinions about the evidence and your story. It is important that you remain consistent with your story; for your closing argument is a culmination of what has transpired. Hopefully, […]