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Forensic science in court

W. J. Wall

Forensic science in court

the role of the expert witness

by W. J. Wall

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Published by J. Wiley in Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evidence, Expert,
  • Forensic sciences

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWilson Wall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5485 .W35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23535846M
    ISBN 109780470985762, 9780470985779
    LC Control Number2009023915

    This book provides a clear and authoritative introduction to forensic science. It is comprehensive in that it covers the core topics throughout the process of doing forensic science: from collecting evidence at the crime sce≠ through the analysis of that evidence; through to the presentation of the scientific findings in court. Scientifically rigorous, the book is primarily aimed at. in part on forensic-science evidence, a variety of studies of the scientific underpinnings of the forensic disciplines, reviews of expert testimony based on forensic findings, and scandals in state crime laboratories— have called increasing attention to the question of the validity and reliability of some important forms of.

    The Handy Forensic Science Answer Book: Reading Clues at the Crime Scene, Crime Lab, and in Court by Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E Svarney For the armchair detective or CSI fan, “The Handy Forensic Science Answer Book” by Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney will be a welcome gift this year. Forensic science, also known as criminalistics, is the application of science to criminal and civil laws, mainly—on the criminal side—during criminal investigation, as governed by the legal standards of admissible evidence and criminal procedure.

      In court, the goal of a forensic analyst is to convince the jury that you’re right and the other guy is wrong. So it becomes less about content, and more about discrediting the other expert.”. Forensic Science 4th edition Content This book is the perfect starting point for any newcomer to the field of forensic science. It examines the entire process of conducting forensic science, from the collection of evidence at the crime scene, through the examination and evaluation of that evidence, to the presentation of scientific findings in court.


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