The Experts
Alyce LaViolette, MS, MFCC - for the defense
  • Domestic violence expert
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience at time of trial: 34 years
  • Sees very strong evidence that Jodi was a victim of abuse at Travis' hand.

Richard Samuels, PhD, ABPP, AAFM, ABPS - for the defense
  • PTSD expert
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience at time of trial: 33 years
  • Sees very strong evidence that during and after killing the man she loved, Jodi was in PTSD shock and suffered an episode of dissociative amnesia.

Robert Geffner, PhD, ABPN, ABPP - for the defense
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Founder and president of the Family Violence and Sexual Assault Institute
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Experience at time of trial: 28 years
  • Testified that Jodi's psychological test results support a diagnosis of PTSD rather than a personality disorder.

Janeen DeMarte, PhD - for the prosecution
  • Self-proclaimed expert in all things psychological
  • Experience at time of trial: 3 years (and only 1 year when she evaluated Jodi)
  • Diagnosed Jodi as having Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) rather than PTSD. As for Travis, well, he merely engaged in "unhealthy communication patterns."

Reasonable Doubt
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