Microsoft Word - FingerprintIdentification.doc
Fingerprint Identification: A Valid, Reliable “Forensic Science”? By Andre A. Moenssens Andre A. Moenssens is the Douglas Stripp Professor of Law Emeritus at the University of Missouri at Kansas City. Until his retirement from consulting he was also a certified latent print examiner. He is the senior author of Scientific Evidence in Civil and Criminal Cases (4th ed. 1995), soon to be published in its fifth edition. He also authored Fingerprints and the Law (1969) and Fingerprint Techniques (1971...