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Eyewitness IDs Don't Always Mean Justice

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Eyewitness IDs Don't Always Mean Justice

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Eyewitness IDs Don't Always Mean Justice

Eyewitness IDs Don't Always Mean Justice

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Police lineups, finger-pointing and eyewitness accounts have been tools of our justice system since its inception. But how reliable are they? Slate.com senior editor Dahlia Lithwick explores the issue in a conversation with Madeleine Brand.