Paul C. Giannelli

Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Distinguished University Professor & Weatherhead Professor of Law

11075 East Boulevard

Cleveland, OH 44106-7148

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Wrongful Convictions and Forensic Science: The Need to Regulate Crime Labs

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 86, p. 163, 2007-2008, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-02
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 23 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 1,702 (3,567)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Wrongful convictions, forensic science, junk science, regulation of crime labs, DNA profiling, quality assurance programs, bullet lead analysis, microscopic hair comparison

2.

The 2009 NAS Forensic Science Report: A Literature Review

48 Crim. L. Bulletin 378 (2012), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-11
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 757 (15,604)

Abstract:

forensic science, National Academy of Sciences Report, scientific evidence

3.

Bite Mark Analysis

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 43, 2007, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2008
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 679 (20,992)

Abstract:

Bite mark, scientific evidence, dental identification, DNA analysis

4.

Prosecutors, Ethics, and Expert Witnesses

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-04, Fordham Law Review, Vol. 76, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jan 2008
Paul C. Giannelli and Kevin C. McMunigal
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 488 (36,824)

Abstract:

Erroneous convictions, prosecutors, ethics, expert witnesses, prosecutorial misbehavior, tainted or fraudulent science, laboratory report omissions, delayed disclosure, "shopping" for an expert

5.

Microscopic Hair Comparisons: A Cautionary Tale

Criminal Law Bulletin, Forthcoming, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 448 (43,019)

Abstract:

Scientific Evidence, Hair Evidence, Forensic Science, Admissibility of Expert Testimony, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward (2009)

6.

Junk Science and the Execution of an Innocent Man

New York University Journal of Law & Liberty, Vol. 7, No. 2 (2013), Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-18
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2014
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 403 (51,951)

Abstract:

junk science, criminal law, arson, death penalty, wrongful conviction

7.

Daubert and Forensic Science: The Pitfalls of Law Enforcement Control of Scientific Research

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 1, 2011, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-6
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 332 (57,059)

Abstract:

Strengthening Forensic Science In The United States: A Path Forward, Forensic Science, National Institute of Forensic Science, DNA Profiling, Fingerprinting, Comparative Bullet Lead Analysis, Daubert V. Merrell Down Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 509 U.S. 579 (1993)

8.

Ake v. Oklahoma: The Right to Expert Assistance in a Post-Daubert, Post-DNA World

Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-1
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 13 Apr 2004
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Citation 4

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9.

Scientific Fraud

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 46, 2010, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-36
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Nov 2010
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 300 (59,495)

Abstract:

Science, Fraud, Fred Zain, Joyce Gilchrist, Criminal Law, Evidence

10.

Comparative Bullet Lead Analysis: A Retrospective

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 47, p. 306, 2010, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-21
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Sep 2011
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 211 (100,374)

Abstract:

Comparative Bullet Lead Analysis, William Tobin, FBI, Scientific Evidence, National Academy of Sciences, Expert Testimony, Criminal Law

11.

Independent Crime Laboratories: The Problem of Motivational and Cognitive Bias

Utah Law Review, Forthcoming, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-8
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 184 (121,659)

Abstract:

Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States, A Path Forward, Forensic Science, Administration, Bias

12.

Forensic Science: Why No Research?

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 38, No. 2, p. 503, 2010, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-23
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 152 (136,157)

Abstract:

Forensic Science, Scientific Evidence, DNA Evidence, Fingerprint Evidence, General Acceptance Test, Empirical Research, Frye Rule, Evidentiary Standards, Crime Laboratories, Underfunded Crime Laboratories, Strengthening Forensic Sciences in the United States, National Academy of Sciences, Daubert

13.

The NRC Report and Its Implications for Criminal Litigation

Jurimetrics, Vol. 50, p. 53, 2009, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-7
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Downloads 107 (196,074)

Abstract:

Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward, Forensic Science, National Institute of Forensic Science, Admissibility, Evidence, Criminal Law

14.

Confrontation, Experts, and Rule 703

20 J.L. & Pol’y 443 (2012) , Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-24,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Jun 2012
Paul C. Giannelli
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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Abstract:

Confrontation Clause, Experts, Federal Evidence Rule 703, Forensic Science

15.

The Reliability of Latent Print Individualization: Brief of Amici Curiae Submitted on Behalf of Scientists and Scholars by the New England Innocence Project, Commonwealth v. Patterson

42(No. 1) Crim. Law Bulletin 21 (2006)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
New England Law | Boston, APEX Consulting, Illinois State University - Department of Politics and Government, University of California, Irvine - Department of Criminology, Law and Society, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Human Factors Consultants, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Psychology, Stanford University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law, Duquesne University - School of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law, University of Lethbridge and Northwestern University
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Abstract:

Evidence, fingerprint identification, ACE-V methodology, latent fingerprint examiners, latent fingerprint individualization, simultaneous fingerprint impressions, expert testimony, crime laboratories