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Is Latent Print Identification a Science?
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Notorious Daubert Challenge by Bin Laden's Terrorist 
After his April 6, 2001 conviction, Ahmed Ressam was known to most of us as just another criminal who failed in his bid to exclude incriminating fingerprint evidence. As Paul Harvey would say, and now for the rest of the story... 

Critical Author's Opinion Ruled Junk Science
A New York state judge heard testimony by Simon Cole about why he considers the science of fingerprint identification suspect... and ruled, ..."Even applying the Federal Court's Daubert Standard, what Dr. Cole has offered here is 'junk science"... 
(Court Decision) (Cole's Testimony)


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