In this reaction and response writing, you will explore the case of Ronald Cotton and the misidentification which ultimately lead to his conviction. Watch these videos about the case: Part 1 and Part 2. After you watch the videos, write 2-3 , APA , answer the following questions :
The victim, Jennifer, comes to learn that memory can be “contaminated.” What actions by the investigating detectives inadvertently led to this happening?
How did you feel when Jennifer looked Bobby Poole in the eye and did not recognize him? How did you respond when Ronald Cotton was convicted a second time?
Having heard from the Detective in this case, are you surprised at his reaction? What did you learn about proper eyewitness identification procedures from the Ronald Cotton case?
Part 1 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_3vD1pmQHY
Part 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4V6aoYuDcg