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Victim’s recollection of assault wasn’t based on therapy (access required)

Although a defendant was not aware that the victim had undergone Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy until after his trial was completed, he was not entitled to a new trial based on after-discovered evidence because the victim had been able to recall the details of the assault before she participated in the therapy. Background Jeffrey Dean ...