It is a cause of concern because judges, attorneys and juries often lack the scientific training to identify unsound research, the research is invalid and the findings are admitted into court.

JUNK SCIENCE: "Junk Science is a cause for concern when it comes to unsound research."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "JUNK SCIENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/junk-science/ (accessed April 18, 2021).