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Forensic Vocab 1.1

Forensic Science Crossword Vocab

Bail money to guarantee court appearance
civil type of noncriminal law
Grand type of jury with more than 12 jurors
probative evidence that proves something
Hearsay secondhand testimony not admissible in criminal court
criminal type of law that excludes hearsay
DEA federal agency dealing with drugs
USPS agency that investigates mail fraud
junk science pseudoscience
felony a serious crime
Locard originator of the rule that evidence is always exchanged in an encount
ballistics the study of projectiles, especially with regard to firearms
common case or ___________ law
case law based on opinions and precedents
pathology the study of the cause of death
Frye "general acceptance" standard
FBI major U.S. law enforcement agency
statutory legislative acts prohibiting something
Miranda Rights your rights as defined in a famous 1966 law case
nolo _______ contendere
Dauberi revision of the Frye standard
Created by: genesistorov1