More on Forensic Expertise that is largely arbitrary and amatuerish

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When someone learns PhotoShop, danger often enters the courtroom when methods and skill sets are loose and standard methods largely not compulsory. Experts in this field have a paucity of validation testing about what they bring in front of a jury. Largely its just opinion. I’ve heard all this before from the bitemarkers. 

Its all about using digital rulers. Video comparisons to measure a suspect’s height leaves about 9 inches of doubt in this case.

Was the Robber 6-foot-3 or 5-foot-6?

From the Marshall Project

 

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Dr. Michael Bowers is a long time forensic consultant in the US and international court systems.
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