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Repressed Memories – Fact or Fiction?

Repressed memories are one of those things that we don’t have solid proof of existing, yet typically believe to be real without question. There was hardly a media outcry at the presentation of repressed memories in movies like Shutter Island or The Hulk, yet lawsuits involving repressed memories are a minefield, and reportedly, regularly dismissed. With some claims of repressed memories of childhood trauma proving true in the court of law and others not, there is a very real risk of incarcerating innocents or letting abusers roam free. Meanwhile, scientists are fervently comparing the facts to get to the crux of the matter: Are repressed memories fact or fiction? ….[READ]

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