AAFS 2013 Presentation: What Judges and Lawyers Need to Know about the Science Behind Trace Evidence

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Gateway Analytical scientists Cara Plese and Antonio Scatena recently presented at the 2013 AAFS Annual Meeting in Washington DC. The presentation titled: “What Judges and Lawyers Need to Know about the Science Behind Trace Evidence” is now available for download.

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This presentation is specifically for attorneys and judges and gives a brief technical background on a variety of instruments used to analyze the wide array of samples that fall into the trace evidence category.  Antonio and Cara discuss the strengths of trace evidence conclusions and how they can best be used in court.  Also, discussed are case studies in which trace evidence was used successfully at trials.

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