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Technician Testimony No Longer Needed?

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DUI Defense Attorneys and Lawyers may feel the sting of this reversal by the United States Supreme Court.Prosecutors will once again try to convict without being required to produce the witnesses that generate evidence in DUI cases. For example the breath test operator and the blood analyst.

Case Excerpt:

In short, the use at trial of a DNA report prepared by a modern, accredited laboratory “bears little if any resemblance to the historical practices that the Confrontation  Clause aimed to eliminate.”  “

http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/11pdf/10-8505.pdf

Supreme Court retreats on testimony from lab analysts – NY Times.com