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My brain made me do it: will neuroscience change the way we punish criminals?

Australian law may be on the cusp of a brain-based revolution that will reshape the way we deal with criminals.

Some researchers, such as neuroscientist David Eagleman, have argued that neuroscience should radically change our practices of punishment.

According to Eagleman, the courts should give up on the notion of punishment altogether and instead focus on managing criminals and…

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