Lie Detection: The Supreme Court's Polygraph Decision
Bennett L. Gershman
Pace University - School of Law
New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 70, p. 34, September/October 1998
In United States v. Scheffer, decided this past Term, the Supreme Court considered for the first time the admissibility of polygraph evidence. The Court held that exclusion of such evidence on behalf of a criminal defendant was supported by valid justifications and offended no constitutional right to present a defense.
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Date posted: November 21, 2009
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