June 13, 2018

Forensics Conference

The Section has secured a block of sleeping rooms at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, 60 West 37th Street, New York, NY 10018 at the rate of $253/night, including breakfast.

Please note that guest sleeping rooms must be reserved before Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 5:00 PM ESTReservations must be made via telephone at 800/774-1500 and refer to the ABA Criminal Justice Section 2018 Forensic Science Program; or use this link

Limited tuition Scholarships may be available.  Please contact Carol.Rose@americanbar.org for more information.

Bio of Speakers

Ninth Annual Prescription for Criminal Justice Forensics Program

 

May 31-June 1, 2018 

 

Fordham University School of Law Lincoln Center

150 West 62nd Street

New York, NY

 

See the full agenda.

 

Panel 3: FORENSIC HANDWRITING EXAMINATION: A SYSTEMS APPROACH

Handwriting_Examination_ HFHE_Reporting_Testimony.pptx

Handwriting_Examination_Handwriting Analysis.pptx

Handwriting_Examination_Human_Factors.pptx

 

Panel 4: LIKELIHOOD RATIOS FOR PATTERN EVIDENCE; THE STATE OF THE ART AND SOME ALTERNATIVES 

Likelihood_Ratios_ApproximateLR_Carriquiry

Likelihood_Ratios_Ratio_Paradigms

Likelihood_Ratios_Reliability_Alternatives

Likelihood_Ratios_Reliability_Alternatives.pptx

Likelihood_Ratios_Other_Paradigms for.pptx

Likelihood Ratio_Likelihood Ratio Proceed with Caution_-Carriquiry

 

Panel 6: FEDERAL RULES ADVISORY AND US DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE PANEL

DOJ_Forensic_Science_Projects.pptx

 

Panel 7: THE CHANGING WORLD OF STANDARDS

World of Standards_Presentation on ISO 17025-2017_Athanas.pptx

World_Standards_Forensic_Science.pptx

World_Standards_Forensic_Standards.pptx

World_Standards_Implementation_Plan.pptx

 

Panel 8: LEGAL ETHICS

Legal_Ethics_DKT_Amicus Brief

Legal_Ethics_Drug_Lab_Scandal_20K_Convictions_Dropped

Legal_Ethics_Mass_Court_Considers_Fining_AG_Office

Legal_Ethics_Public_Counsel_Services_v_Attorney_General

Legal_Ethics_SJC_considers tossing_more_drug_cases

 

 

The ABA Fund for Justice and Education

2018 Prescriptions for Criminal Justice Forensics Conference