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Hot Topics - Ear Impressions and Lip Prints

Esperanza Navarro, Ana Castelló, Jose L. López & Fernando Verdú, Criminalystic: Effectiveness of Lysochromes on the Developing of Invisible Lipstick-Contaminated Lipmarks on Human Skin: A Preliminary Study, 158 FORENSIC SCI. INT’L 9 (Apr. 2006), Located at: Forensic Science International

Arnout C. Ruifrok, Ivo B. Alberink, The FearID Ear Print Identification System, AAFS 58TH ANNUAL MEETING, Feb. 20-25, 2006, Located at: AAFS

Angela Rozas, Judge Hears Sides on Lip-Print Debate: Murder Convict Seeks New Trial on Evidence, CHICAGO TRIBUNE, Jan. 14, 2006, Located at: Chicago Tribune

Ana Castelló, Mercedes Alvarez-Seguí & Fernando Verdú, Luminous Lip-Prints as Criminal Evidence, 155 FORENSIC SCI. INT'L 185 (Dec. 2005), Located at: Forensic Science International

Hajime Utsuno, Takashi Kanoh, Osamu Tadokoro, Katsuhiro Inoue, Preliminary Study of Post Mortem Identification Using Lip Prints, 149 FORENSIC SCI. INT’L 129 (May 2005), Located at: Forensic Science International

Annabelle James, Fresh Evidence: Development in Forensic Science Relating to Ear Prints, 67 J. CRIM. L. 13 (Feb. 2003), Located at: Journal of Criminal Law

Ali Abbas & Guy N. Rutty, Forensic Web Watch, 10 J. CLINICAL FORENSIC MED. 129 (2003), Located at: Journal of Clinical Forensic Medicine (Describes web resources for ear print identification)

J. Ball, The Current Status of Lip Prints and Their Use for Identification, 20 J. FORENSIC ODONTOSTOMATOLOGY, Dec. 2002, at 43, Located at: Forensic Odontostomatology

Clare Barsby & D.C. Ormerod, Prosecution Relying on Expert Evidence Relating to Ear Prints - Whether Relevant And Reliable And Therefore Admissible - Whether Fresh Evidence From Further Experts Might Reasonably Have Affected Jury’s Decision, 2002 CRIM. L. REV. 821, Oct. 2002, Located at: Thompson Sweet and Maxwell

Mark Hansen, The Fine Print: Courts Split on Admissibility of Lip, Ear Impression Evidence, A.B.A. J., Oct. 2000, at 18 ABA Journal

Mercedes Alvarez Segui, Marcos Miquel Feucht, Ana Castello Ponce & Fernando A. Verdu Pascual, Persistent Lipsticks and Their Lip Prints: New Hidden Evidence at the Crime Scene, 112 FORENSIC SCI. INT’L 41 (July 2000), Located at: Forensic Science International