Given that children can be truthful but at the same time suggestible, should a child’s eyewitness testimony be accepted in a court of law? Why or Why not? 

Please watch the following video – “Truth and Consequence” (Links to an external site.)

Given that children can be truthful but at the same time suggestible, should a child’s eyewitness testimony be accepted in a court of law? Why or Why not?  Please use examples and details from this video and your week 4 readings to support your viewpoint.

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Do you think the “Mousetrap Study” mentioned in the video is an accurate way in which a child’s memory can be influenced for eyewitness testimony. Why or Why not?  Please use examples and details from this video and your week 4 readings to support your viewpoint.