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School Experts Testify in Birmingham Battle

December 14th, 2016 · No Comments · Business and Financial, Computer, Experts, Family, Child and Elder

School district mapping experts, financial experts and racial diversity experts were called to help a federal judge decide whether to allow Gardendale to separate from the Jefferson County Alabama school district. The judge has to decide because the Jefferson County school system has been under a desegregation order since 1971. Several other localities have separated […]

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Despite Digital Forensics Expert Garcia Convicted of Murder

November 7th, 2016 · No Comments · Computer, Criminology and Investigations, Forensics

Though the jury in the Anthony Garcia murder trial heard a digital forensics expert claim that investigators contaminated phone evidence, it found the defendant guilty on four charges of first degree murder. In fairness to the expert, the defense faced a daunting challenge in this case. The phone only representing a key turn in the […]

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Expert Accused of Lying About Credentials

September 23rd, 2016 · No Comments · Certification, Computer, Expert Witness, Experts, Forensics

A Tampa man that served as an expert witness was arrested and held in a Polk County jail. He’s accused of lying under oath at least 5 different times in cases involving child porn and child sex abuse. According to police, the expert lied about his college degree, his military service, his level of security […]

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Officer Involved Shooting: Expert Attacked Over Emails and Compensation

April 4th, 2016 · No Comments · Computer, Criminology and Investigations, Expert Witness

A special prosecutor trying two Albuquerque police officers on murder charges attacked the credibility of a defense witness set to testify on behalf of the officers involved. She’s seeking records to prove how much the expert receives in compensation and emails demonstrating bias in favor of law enforcement.   Sadly, this must be working or […]

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Expert Testifies to a Porngate Judge Expectation of Email Privacy From a Private Account

January 14th, 2016 · No Comments · Computer, Criminology and Investigations, Technology

Can a judge be punished for the contents of private material? An expert witness testifying on the judge’s behalf says that he shouldn’t but a Pennsylvania Court of Judicial Discipline will soon decide.   It would probably have been better for such an issue to have been determined away from the glaring spotlight of a […]

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Who Should Testify as an Expert Witness on X-ray Death Machines?

August 18th, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Experts, Legal, Sciences and Engineering, Technology

When I first read a TimesUnion article about a Glendon Scott Crawford, a reputed Klansman plotting to develop a remote control-operated X-ray device hidden in a truck that unleashed deadly radiation on what he deemed “undesirables,” it sounded like the beginnings of a bad comedy sketch. Then the story hit a whole new level of […]

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Beware! CA Court Confirms That The Most Lethal Toxin For Any Expert Witness is Information

July 30th, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Legal, Technology

It’s a hysterical headline, but it is true. Contamination with confidential information can be deadly. And a recent ruling in Finisar Corporation v. Nistica, Inc. supports my contention. As a tech lawyer, each time a person opens their mouth I’ve trained myself to imagine potentially deadly little bits flying towards my ears leaving me only […]

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Security Breaches Abound. Is it Time to Dust Off the Typewriters?

June 30th, 2015 · No Comments · Computer, Criminology and Investigations, Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources, Legal

Hours after reading about another government database being hacked, I spoke to a child therapist about the potential for being engaged as an expert witness. At the end of our conversation, I told her that I was going to email her the details. Her response? “Oh, I stopped using email.” She explained that if the […]

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Free Expert Witness Search by Category now available!

February 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Advertising, Computer, Expert Witness, Technology

The Expert Witness Network now features a new way to search our free expert witness directory.  In addition to our original KEYWORD searchable database, we have added the ability to simply click on a category to reveal the expert witnesses and expert consultants within the category. To access our free directory by expert witness category, click on […]

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Oracle judge seeks expert technology advice

May 19th, 2009 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Forensics, Technology

A district court judge is seeking to appoint an expert witness or witnesses to aid the court in its review of the US Department of Justice’s antitrust lawsuit to block Oracle’s proposed acquisition of PeopleSoft. Although the type of expert was not disclosed in a Friday filing, US District Judge Vaughn Walker may seek technology […]

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