Legal Proceedings

The following court cases have conducted Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharm., Inc., 509 U.S. 579 (1993) hearings in which SWGIT best practice documents have been cited as accepted protocol, methodology, and as generally accepted techniques in the forensic community:

  • U. S. v. Rudy Frabizio, U.S. District Court, Boston, MA, 2008 (Image Authentication)
  • U.S. v. Nobumochi Furukawa, U.S. District Court, Minnesota, 2007 (Video Authentication)
  • U.S. v. John Stroman, U.S. District Court, South Carolina, 2007 (Facial Comparison Analysis)
  • State of Texas v. Daniel Day, Tarrant County Texas, 2005 (Camera Identification to Images)
  • U.S. v. Marc Watzman, U.S. District Court, Northern Illinois, 2004 (Video Authentication)
  • U.S. v. McKreith, U.S. District Court, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2002 (Photo comparison of shirt)