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Supreme Court | The Court’s Ruling | Scottsdale Crime Laboratory

The Arizona Supreme Court’s Decision regarding the Scottsdale Crime Lab scandal was highly anticipated.  In a very Solomon like decision, the Court granted both sides some relief. The decision contains a lot of legal nuance requiring explanation. Here is a summary and a few thoughts: Admissible Is Not The Same As Reliable While the Court decided the blood alcohol measurements are admissible – they did not hold they are reliable. There is a big difference.  As a matter of fact, the Court expressed

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Scottsdale Crime Lab | To Be Reviewed by Supr​eme Court

The Arizona Supreme Court has decided to review the Court of Appeals’ (COA) ruling regarding whether Scottsdale DUI results can be trusted.   Our ongoing legal battle over the defective software used by the Scottsdale Crime Lab (SCL) to measure BAC levels begins its final stage.  The Supreme Court granted our request to review the COA’s decision permitting prosecutors to rely upon the measurements generated by this software as a basis for a DUI conviction.  WHAT HAPPENED? Over three years ago a

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Scottsdale DUI Blood Tests | Ruled Unreliable

In July of 2012, I asked a member of the Scottsdale Crime Lab for an interview about some rumors. She refused and told me to get a court order.  At that time I was surprised.  Why would she refuse to do a routine interview?  Today we know the answer.  Now we now know that: (1) the Scottsdale Crime Lab’s blood testing equipment is unreliable; and (2) the testimony of the crime lab personnel is not trustworthy.   You don’t have

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