Table of contents for DNA evidence and forensic science / David E. Newton.

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CONTENTS
PART I
INTRODUCTION
Chapter 1
 Tracing the Criminal 000
ANTHROPOMETRY 000
The Rise of Bertillonage 000
The Decline of Bertillonage 000
FINGERPRINTING 000
Fingerprinting as a Means of Individualization 000
Fingerprinting Displaces Anthropometry 000
Fingerprint Systems 000
Legal Issues Related to the Use of Fingerprinting 000
BALLISTIC FINGERPRINTING 000
The Early History of Ballistic Fingerprinting 000
The Legal History of Ballistic Fingerprinting 000
The Controversy over Ballistic Fingerprinting 000
POLYGRAPH TESTING 000
Science Comes to the Aid of Lie Detection 000
Birth of the Modern Polygraph 000
The Polygraph as a Forensic Tool 000
Legal Issues Associated with Polygraph Testing 000
Studies on Polygraph Testing 000
The Legal Status of Polygraph Testing 000
The Current Status of Polygraph Testing in the United States 000
DNA TYPING 000
The Structure of DNA Molecules 000
The Early History of Forensic DNA Typing 000
The Debate Over DNA Typing in Forensic Science 000
DNA Databases 000
DNA Typing as a Tool for Exonerating the Innocent 000
The Status of DNA Typing Today 000
Chapter 2
Laws and Administrative Actions 000
Federal Rules of Evidence (1975) 000
Employee Polygraph Protection, United States Code (1988) 000
Military Rule of Evidence 707, Polygraph Testing (1991) 000
Regulation and Codification of DNA Testing (1991) 000
Federal Legislation on Ballistic Fingerprinting (2002) 000
President's DNA Initiative (2003) 000
State Laws (2007) 000
Court Cases 000
People v. Jennings (1911), 252 Ill. 534, 96 N.E. 1077 000
State v. Kuhl (1918), 42 Nev. 185, 175 Pacific 190 000
Frye v. United States (1923), 54 App. D. C. 46, 293 F. 1013 000
People v. George Wesley (1988) 533 N.Y.S.2d 643 000
State of Florida v. Tommy Lee Andrews (1988) 533 So. 2d 841 (Fla. Dist Ct. App.) 000
People v. Castro (1989), 545 NYS2d 985
United States v. Jakobetz (1992), 955 F.2d 786 000
Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals (1993), 509 U.S. 000
United States v. Scheffer (1998), 96-1133 000
Kumho Tire Co. v. Carmichael (1999), 526 U.S. 137 000
United States of America v. Byron C. Mitchell (1999), Criminal Case No. 96-00407 000
Chapter 3
Chronology 000
Chapter 4
Biographical Listing 000
Chapter 5
Glossary 000
PART II
GUIDE TO FURTHER RESEARCH
Chapter 6
How to Research Issues in DNA Typing and Forensic Science 000
Chapter 7
Annotated Bibliography 000
Chapter 8
Organizations and Agencies 000
PART III
APPENDICES
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E
Appendix F
Appendix G
Appendix H
Appendix I
Appendix J
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Evidence, Criminal.
DNA fingerprinting.
Forensic genetics.
Evidence (Law) -- United States -- Cases.
Forensic sciences.