CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PROVINCIAL COURT JUDGES

National Education Conference and  Annual General Meeting

11-14 September, 2013, St. John’s, NL

READING LIST

Selections by David C. Day, Q.C.

Newfoundland and Labrador Bar

 

[1]        Federal Judicial Center (U.S.), Reference Manual on Scientific Evidence, 2nd Ed. (Washington, D.C.: Federal Judicial Center, 2000), 647 pp. VIEW

 [2]        Houck, Max M, “CSI: Reality[:] Attorneys, investigators and educators have felt the impact of television’s popular programs”, Scientific America, July 2006, 85. VIEW

 [3]        Goudge, Hon. Stephen T. [Commissioner], Inquiry Into Pediatric Forensic Pathology in Ontario Report (Toronto: Queen’s Printer for Ontario, 2008), Vol. 1: Executive Summary. VIEW

 [4]        Goudge, Hon. Stephen T. [Commissioner], Inquiry Into Pediatric Forensic Pathology In Ontario Report (Toronto: Queen’s Printer for Ontario, 2008), Vol. 2, Chap. 6: The Science and Culture of Forensic Pathology. VIEW

 [5]        Goudge, Hon. Stephen T. [Commissioner], Inquiry Into Pediatric Forensic Pathology In Ontario Report (Toronto: Queen’s Printer for Ontario, 2008), Vol. 3, Chap. 18: The Role of the Court. VIEW

[6]        Binnie, Ian, “Science in the Courtroom: The Mouse That Roared” (2008), 27 Advocates’ Soc. J. (No. 2).  VIEW

[7]        Committee on Identifying the Needs of the Forensic Sciences Community, National Research Counsel, Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward, August 2009 [unpublished report]. VIEW

 [8]        Garrett, Brandon L. and Newfeld, Peter J., “Invalid Forensic Science Testimony and Wrongful Conviction” (2009), 95 Va. L. Rev. 1. VIEW

 [9]        Gold, Alan D., Expert Evidence In Criminal Law: The Scientific Approach, 2nd Ed. (Toronto: Irwin Law Inc., 2009), Chap. 1: Introduction, pp. 1-3; 15-17; 18; 24. VIEW

 [10]      Gold, Alan D., Expert Evidence In Criminal Law: The Scientific Approach, 2nd Ed. (Toronto: Irwin Law Inc., 2009), Chap. 8: Science and “Consistent With” Evidence, pp. 223-238. VIEW

 [11]      Gold, Alan D., Expert Evidence In Criminal Law: The Scientific Approach, 2nd Ed. (Toronto: Irwin Law Inc., 2009), Chap. 10: Problematic Procedural Issues, pp. 239-250. VIEW

 [12]      Gold, Alan D., Expert Evidence In Criminal Law: The Scientific Approach, 2nd Ed. (Toronto: Irwin Law Inc., 2009), Chap. 11: Proposals for Change, pp. 251-258. VIEW

 [13]          Sangha, Bibi; Roach, Kent, and Moles, Robert, Forensic Investigations and Miscarriages of Justice[:] The Rhetoric Meets The Reality (Toronto: Irwin Law, 2010), Chap. 12: Recommendations to Bring the Reality Closer to the Rhetoric, pp. 403-413 VIEW

 [14]      Cromwell, Hon. Thomas A., Macfadyen Lecture 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland, 02 March 2011, “The Challenges Of Scientific Evidence” (Edinburgh: Scottish Council of Law Reporting, 2011). VIEW

 [15]      Sher, Julian, “Trials and Error [:] Bad forensic evidence and junk science continue to send innocent people to jail”, The Walrus, May 2013, 38. VIEW

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