The Officer Cain Case

TitleThe Officer Cain Case
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsPimple, KD
Publication LanguageEnglish
AbstractYou are a member of a jury for a case concerning Officer Cain, a police officer charged with the brutal beating of a member of an ethnic minority group. You have heard two weeks of testimony in the case and the jury is beginning deliberations. This case includes an instructional guide and opinion cards that can be used to facilitate discussion. 
NotesPrepared for use at a seminar on research ethics for the Center for the Integrated Study of Animal Behavior, Indiana University-Bloomington, January 2001. Copyright © 2001 by Kenneth D. Pimple. This case is wholly fictional; any resemblance to actual people or specific events is completely coincidental and unintentional. This case may be reproduced and used without permission for non-profit educational purposes. Permission must be requested of the author in writing for other uses.