Tag Archives: Forensic evidence

Edmond and Vuille : Comparing the Use of Forensic Science Evidence in Australia, Switzerland, and the U.S.

Gary Edmond and Joëlle Vuille have published Comparing the Use of Forensic Science Evidence in Australia, Switzerland, and the United States: Transcending the Adversarial-Nonadversarial Dichotomy, Jurimetrics Journal, 54, 221–276 (2014). Here is the abstract: This article compares responses to incriminating … Continue reading

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Koehler on errors in probabilistic reasoning about forensic science evidence

Jonathan J. Koehler has published Forensic Fallacies and a Famous Judge, Jurimetrics Journal, 54, 211–219 (2014). Here is the abstract: Probabilistic reasoning in the law is replete with well-documented errors and pitfalls. The errors include the prosecutor and defense attorney … Continue reading

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Fenton et al.: Calculating the value of match evidence when there are potential testing errors

Professor Dr. Norman Fenton, Professor Dr. Martin Neil, and Dr. Anne Hsu, all of Queen Mary University of London, have published Calculating and understanding the value of any type of match evidence when there are potential testing errors, forthcoming in … Continue reading

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Edmond on The Law Commission and Expert Evidence

Professor Dr. Gary Edmond of the University of New South Wales Faculty of Law has published Is reliability sufficient? The Law Commission and expert evidence in international and interdisciplinary perspective (Part 1), International Journal of Evidence and Proof, 16(1), 30-65 … Continue reading

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Kirby on Forensic Evidence

The Honorable Michael Kirby of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes Arbitration Panel has published Forensic Evidence: Instrument of Truth or Potential for Miscarriage?, Journal of Law, Information and Science, 20(1), 1-22 (2009-2010). Here is the abstract: Forensic … Continue reading

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Strutin: Forensic Evidence and the CSI Effect: Selected Resources

Ken Strutin, JD, MLS, of the New York State Defenders Association has published a bibliography of recent scholarly studies of the so-called “CSI Effect” — i.e., that watching television programs similar CSI: Crime Scene Investigation “raises jurors’ expectation[s] about scientific … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: ICDF2C 2010: International ICST Conference on Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime

A call for papers and a call for presentations — both having submission deadline of 1 June 2010 — have been issued for ICDF2C 2010: The 2nd International ICST Conference on Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime, to be held 4-6 … Continue reading

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