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Message ID: 10012
Date: 2016-09-16

Author:Kathleen Faller

Subject:Re: Analyses of child (or adult) sexual assault trial transcripts?

Tom Lyon, at University of Southern California School of Law (tlyon@law.usc.edu ) has conducted research on child sexual abuse transcripts in Los Angeles County. His focus is on the types of questions attorneys ask and how they relate to appropriate types of questions from forensic interview research. They don't. On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 8:05 AM, Wendy Hovdestad > wrote: Dear Colleagues, Does anyone know of work being done, anywhere in the world, analysing sexual assault trial transcripts? I'm interested in line by line analyses looking for introduction of rape myths, illogical arguments, content prohibited by statute (e.g., introduction of complainant's previous sexual history), etc. Please note that I'm interested in analyses of who says what in real courtroom sexual assault trials, where either an adult or a child was the victim. I'm not interested in mock juror studies. Thanks in advance for any leads. Wendy Wendy E. Hovdestad, Ph.D. Senior Research Analyst , Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch Family Violence Surveillance Section Public Health Agency of Canada / Government of Canada 785 Carling Ave., K1A 0K9 Wendy.Hovdestad@phac-aspc.gc.ca / Tel: 613-799-0921 Section des blessures et de la violence envers les enfants Centre de prévention et de contrôle des maladies chroniques Agence de la santé publique du Canada / Gouvernement du Canada 785 Carling Ave., K1A 0K9 Wendy.Hovdestad@phac-aspc.gc.ca / Tél: 613-799-0921 -- Kathleen Coulborn Faller, Ph.D., A.C.S.W. Marion Elizabeth Blue Professor Emerita of Children and Families School of Social Work University of Michigan kcfaller@umich.edu The information contained in this message may be privileged and confidential and is intended only for the use of the named recipients. This communication is protected by federal law, both the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and 18 United States Code Section 2511. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received this in error and that any review, dissemination, distribution, or copying of this message is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify me immediately by phone (collect, if long distance) and destroy the message as you would confidential information.

Tom Lyon, at University of Southern California School of Law (tlyonlaw.usc.edu ) has conducted research on child sexual abuse transcripts in Los Angeles County. His focus is on the types of questions attorneys ask and how they relate to appropriate types of questions from forensic interview research. They don't. On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 8:05 AM, Wendy Hovdestad > wrote: Dear Colleagues, Does anyone know of work being done, anywhere in the world, analysing sexual assault trial transcripts? I'm interested in line by line analyses looking for introduction of rape myths, illogical arguments, content prohibited by statute (e.g., introduction of complainant's previous sexual history), etc. Please note that I'm interested in analyses of who says what in real courtroom sexual assault trials, where either an adult or a child was the victim. I'm not interested in mock juror studies. Thanks in advance for any leads. Wendy Wendy E. Hovdestad, Ph.D. Senior Research Analyst , Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch Family Violence Surveillance Section Public Health Agency of Canada / Government of Canada 785 Carling Ave., K1A 0K9 Wendy.Hovdestadphac-aspc.gc.ca / Tel: 613-799-0921 Section des blessures et de la violence envers les enfants Centre de prévention et de contrôle des maladies chroniques Agence de la santé publique du Canada / Gouvernement du Canada 785 Carling Ave., K1A 0K9 Wendy.Hovdestadphac-aspc.gc.ca / Tél: 613-799-0921 -- Kathleen Coulborn Faller, Ph.D., A.C.S.W. Marion Elizabeth Blue Professor Emerita of Children and Families School of Social Work University of Michigan kcfallerumich.edu The information contained in this message may be privileged and confidential and is intended only for the use of the named recipients. This communication is protected by federal law, both the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and 18 United States Code Section 2511. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received this in error and that any review, dissemination, distribution, or copying of this message is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify me immediately by phone (collect, if long distance) and destroy the message as you would confidential information.