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Handwriting Identification

Handwriting Identification

Facts and Fundamentals

  • Author: Roy A. Huber,A.M. Headrick
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 9781420048773
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 456
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"Forensic document examination is the study of physical evidence and physical evidence cannot lie. Only its interpretation can err. Only the failure to find it, or to hear its true testimony can deprive it of its value." - Roy Huber, author A definitive review of handwriting identification, this book presents, in a general manner, how to approach document examination and then, in particular, how to apply handwriting identification to the document. Types of handwriting are discussed in detail. For the first time in the field of questioned document examination, Handwriting Identification: Facts and Fundamentals consolidates the pertinent information from published and unpublished sources respecting writing, that is essential to the expansion of a practitioner's general knowledge of handwriting identification and to the proper education of novices. Written in a question and answer format, the book suggests some of the questions that one might ask of an examiner and provides the answers that knowledgeable and competent examiners should be expected to give. This book is a valuable addition to law libraries and to every practicing document examiner, as well as every lawyer handling cases in which the authenticity of handwriting might be disputed.

Huber and Headrick's Handwriting Identification

Huber and Headrick's Handwriting Identification

Facts and Fundamentals, Second Edition

  • Author: Heidi H. Harralson,Larry S. Miller
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1351648500
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 420
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"Forensic document examination is the study of physical evidence and physical evidence cannot lie. Only its interpretation can err. Only the failure to find it, or to hear its true testimony can deprive it of its value."—Roy Huber This is a comprehensive update of Huber and Headrick's seminal work on handwriting examination. New coverage includes a review of forensic handwriting examination research, handwriting analysis training and proficiency, revised methods and procedures, an updated listing and clarification of terminology and electronic signatures, the analysis of digitized handwriting, and other related technological advances. The book includes updated photographs, several added illustrations, and advances in techniques based on the scientific research conducted in the area over the last 20 years. Features of the new edition include: The latest on electronic signatures, digital handwriting, automated handwriting verification, and the many advances in technology and research over the last two decades An overview of the fundamentals of handwriting examination with updated discussion of the intrinsic and extrinsic variables associated with handwriting identification A review of the criticism of handwriting expert opinions and methodology, addressing both the strengths and scientific limitations of the area Fully revised while remaining true to the spirit and approach of original authors Roy Huber and A. M. Headrick Addition of nearly 200 new references and new glossary terms representing advances in research and methods. With extensive photographs to help clearly illustrate concepts, Huber and Headrick’s Handwriting Identification: Facts and Fundamentals, Second Edition serves as an invaluable reference to law libraries, practicing document examiners, forensic and criminal justice students, and every lawyer handling cases in which the authenticity of handwriting and documents might be disputed.

Questioned Documents

Questioned Documents

A Lawyer's Handbook

  • Author: Jay Levinson
  • Publisher: Academic Press
  • ISBN: 9780124454903
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 217
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Questioned documents are any documents that may be used as evidence in a trial, ranging from handwritten notes to counterfeit currency to contracts. This concise new handbook is designed specifically to aid lawyers involved in cases that involve questioned documents (QD) evidence. It explains the basics of document examination and helps litigators improve the way they present document evidence and question witnesses. It also provides references to professional literature and other legal sources, making it easy to find further information when needed. Questioned Documents: A Lawyer's Handbook provides analyses applied to many types of investigations and types of documents. It outlines the techniques for determining authenticity, age, ink and paper sources, handwriting identification, equipment used, forgeries, alterations, erasures, and more. In addition to helping the attorneys who mush present the QD evidence and ask the questions, this handbook is also an important resource for the expert witnesses who will be asked those questions at trial. Key Features * Explains the basics of document examination and shows how they apply to a variety of cases * Helps litigators improve the way they present document evidence and interrogate witnesses * Saves hours in pre-trial interviews by providing lawyers with the a thorough knowledge of the topic * Presents case examples from the US, UK, The Netherlands, Germany, Nepal, Israel, Jordan, Russia, Romania and more * Includes actual questions that can be asked of expert witnesses * Provides an extensive list of references and research suggestions * Helps document examiners learn about the application of their expertise in the courtroom, and what to expect when questioned by attorneys

Forensic Document Examination

Forensic Document Examination

Fundamentals and Current Trends

  • Author: Jane Lewis
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • ISBN: 0124104193
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 232
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Forensic Document Examination enlightens forensic document examiners, forensic investigators, attorneys and others using the services of forensic document examiners with the basic principles and current trends in the area. Standards and methodologies apply now, which were non-existent 20 years ago. Instrumentation has moved beyond the microscope and the magnifying glass to digital cameras, digital microscopes, video spectral comparators, electrostatic detection devices for the development of indented writing on paper, scanners, and software programs like Write-On 2.0 and Photoshop. Covers basic principles and methodologies used in forensic document examination Contains state-of-the-art techniques and new trends Includes research over the last ten years and describes the future direction of forensic document examination

Scientific Sleuthing Review

Scientific Sleuthing Review

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Crime
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Canadian Society of Forensic Science journal

Canadian Society of Forensic Science journal

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  • Publisher: N.A
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Document Recognition and Retrieval

Document Recognition and Retrieval

  • Author: Elisa H. Barney Smith
  • Publisher: Society of Photo Optical
  • ISBN: 9780819451996
  • Category: Image processing
  • Page: 214
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Dial2004

Dial2004

23-24 January 2004, Palo Alto, California

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: IEEE
  • ISBN: 9780769520889
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 355
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DIAL 2004 explores new technologies that promise to assist the integration of imaged documents within digital libraries. This workshop describes the state of the art and identifies urgent open problems. Its papers cover general DIA challenges arising within DLs, DL systems architectures, document-image retrieval, content extraction from document images for DLs, and specialized challenges to DIA methods posed by handwritten and/or historical documents.

Fifth IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision

Fifth IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision

Proceedings : WACV 2000, December 4-6, 2000, Palm Springs, California, USA

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: IEEE
  • ISBN: 9780769508139
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 261
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Contains 36 contributed papers (24 oral presentations, 15 poster presentations, and several invited talks, keynote presentations, and a panel discussion) presenting the work of academic, industrial, and government researchers and practitioners discussing the development of practical and novel application-specific methods and applications of computer vision. Topics include image enhancement, document and image processing and analysis, classification and recognition, novel application domains, medical image analysis, roads and traffic, road and range analysis, 3D modeling, motion and tracking, video applications, and motion and stereo. Somewhat fuzzy, bandw photographs that appear to be simply photocopied. Lacks a subject index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Proceedings

Proceedings

Seventh International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition : August 3 to 6, 2003, Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780769519609
  • Category: Document imaging systems
  • Page: 1279
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