chapter  4
An Etiology of Wrongful Convictions: Error, Safety, and Forward-Looking Accountability in Criminal Justice
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People don’t obey the law because they are certain they will be punished for their violations; people know that in reality we get away with a lot. People obey the law when they trust it: when they are convinced that if they do obey the law they will get what they deserve and they will not get what they do not deserve (Tyler & Huo, 2002).