[Tweeters] Would A Parrot Be A Reliable Murder Witness?

Devorah the Ornithologist birdologist at gmail.com
Thu Jun 9 11:28:11 PDT 2016

Hello everyone,

I've been following the viral story about the grey parrot that (supposedly)
witnessed the murder of its owner with a lot of amusement. basically, as
the sentiment goes, the parrot should be considered to be a witness in a
murder trial. so i spent some time chatting with scientists and attorneys
about how a parrot as a murder witness might play out according to their
views. this is the story i came up with:


i hope you find it instructive and interesting.


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