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It’s not a process where see something, file it, and then can recall it exactly for later. Instead, the event we want to recall, we reconstruct it using information from many other sources. The information is both original details and details acquired later on. The information integrates over time, making it harder to recall exactly what happened. According to the experiment done by Loftus and her colleagues, what kind of factors in leading questions can influence testimony? When someone asks a leading question, it suggests for a witness to answer the way the question is asked – alters the memory of the event. The suggestions that they make with the questions alter the witness’s memory which leads them to false accusations. How can various kinds of people, such as police officers, lawyers, and reporters influence others with leading questions? When they start to say things in the questions like “How did the person’s leg get broken after
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  • Spring '14
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