publication . Article . 2017

Relevance of An Expert Witness Report Submitted as Evidence in a Case

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  • Published: 01 Dec 2017 Journal: Theory and Practice of Forensic Science, volume 12, pages 78-82 (issn: 1819-2785, eissn: 2587-7275, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Russian Federal Centre of Forensic Science of the Ministry of Justice (RFCFS)
Abstract
<jats:p>The expert witness report plays a crucial part in any type of forensic investigation; forensic engineering and land surveying are no exception. This article focuses on relevance as a major criterion in the evaluation of a forensic expert’s report. The author identifies the main factors that shape the characteristics of this type of evidence that ensure the relevance of expert opinion in criminal, civil, or administrative proceedings</jats:p>
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_LEGALASPECTSOFCOMPUTING
free text keywords: evaluation of expert evidence, relevance, forensic engineering, forensic land surveying, Expert witness, Expert opinion, Political science, Surveyor, business.industry, business, Engineering ethics, lcsh:Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology, lcsh:HV1-9960
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