Cognitive Bias: An Interview with Justin McShane

I was interviewed recently by Christine Funk for The Women’s Information Network about cognitive bias.  Here is the link:

Cognitive Bias: An Interview with Justin McShane

Contextual Bias in PA DUIIn this interview I explain the flaw in every single one of  us humans suffers from called cognitive or contextual bias.  I have blogged before about how this effects DUI cases in DUI Tunnel Vision: How Contextual Bias leads to False Arrests. With all of the increasing attention and focus on DUI, contextual bias has become such a big problem that a number of motorists right here in Harrisburg, PA have been falsely arrested due to it.

However, there is hope (assuming that the powers that be actually want to rectify this problem). Better training and awareness can definitely help police officers make better decisions on who they arrest. Pennsylvania’s finest really need to be top-notch and the only way to achieve that is through better education and training.


-Justin J. McShane, Esquire, Pennsylvania DUI Attorney

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Harrisburg DUI Lawyer Justin J McShane Esquire earns
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Board Certified Criminal Trial Advocate
By the National Board of Trial Advocacy
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PA DUI attorney Justin J. McShane is the President/CEO of The McShane Firm, LLC - Pennsylvania's top criminal law and DUI law firm. He is the highest rated DUI attorney in PA as rated by Avvo.com. Justin McShane is a double Board certified attorney. He is the first and so far the only Pennsylvania attorney to achieve American Bar Association recognized board certification in DUI defense from the National College for DUI Defense, Inc. He is also a Board Certified Criminal Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, a Pennsylvania Supreme Court Approved Agency.

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