Another interesting post, this one is the top 8 real life cases that made it on CSI. Always a good read, check it out: http://www.criminaljusticedegreesguide.com/features/8-real-cases-that-made-it-onto-csi.html
Welcome to the new home for Mack's Criminal Law Blog (MCLB). MCLB will continue as it has in the past providing up-to-date and insightful commentary on recent criminal law cases of interest to criminal law practitioners and judges. On this new site - Mack's Criminal Law - readers will have access to companion sites including a law enfrocement blog and forensic science page.
I hope you enjoy and come back often!
"report tips they receive regarding Web sites where child pornography may be publicly available to the Canadian Centre for Child Protection; and
notify police and safeguard evidence if they believe that a child pornography offence has been committed using an Internet service that they provide.
The electrochemical sensor (fuel cell) of the Dräger Alcotest® 6810 reacts specifically to alcohol and excels with very short response times. Even with a very high alcohol content, the devices ensures quick measurements.
Even with high alcohol concentration, the Dräger Alcotest 6810 reacts within a short period. Blowing resistance is low, therefore the test can also be used if the test person has a low respiratory volume. The automatic adjustment measures the respiratory flow and adapts the minimum volume in such a way that air is taken from deep inside the lungs. Manually triggered collection can even be used for people who are not consciously in a position to provide a breath sample. The device displays the test results on a backlit graphics display with LEDs in different colors and, with acoustic signals.
A couple of weeks ago I blogged about a new column in the Ottawa Citizen to be authored by members of a local defence firm: Lack of Knowledge is Bad, Imperfect Knowledge may be Worse. While I applauded the idea - to educate people on their right and obligations under the law - I queried whether that goal could actually be achieved in that form and with that perspective (and perhaps I pointed out how it might not have been achieved).