U.S. District Court upholds admissibility of latent fingerprint examination under Daubert

The Fourth Circuit, in United States v. Crisp, 324 F.3d 261 (2003) had upheld the admission of fingerprint evidence, stating that such evidence has been held reliable and admissible in this country since 1911. However, on Wednesday, January 25, 2011, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan was called upon to […]

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