Neuroethics Publications

Document Type

Journal Article

Date of this Version

January 2007


The article examines the legal implications and advantages of emerging Neurotechnological Lie Detection (NTLD). The self-incrimination clause of the Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was taken into account, including its scope over NTLD. Key information about the reliability and privacy issues of NTLD is further presented.


Postprint version. Published in American Journal of Law and Medicine, Volume 33, Issue 2/3, 2007, pages 359-375.

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Date Posted: 23 January 2008

This document has been peer reviewed.