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Cellular Phone Records As Forensic Evidence

Cellular Phone Records As Forensic Evidence

Cellular phone expert witness Joseph Kennedy testified in the theft and wire fraud trial of former Suffolk County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Ed Walsh. In the Central Islip federal court case, prosecutors allege that Walsh essentially stole more than $200K in salary for hours he was not at work at the county jail. The prosecution argues that cell phone records show that on numerous work days Walsh was actually golfing, gambling, and campaigning.

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Computer Security Expert Witness To Testify At Congressional Hearing On Encryption

Computer Security Expert Witness To Testify At Congressional Hearing On Encryption

Computer security expert witness Professor Susan Landau is scheduled to testify at the US Congressional hearing on encryption issues. The hearing, entitled “The Encryption Tightrope: Balancing Americans’ Security and Privacy,” will examine encryption technology in light of public safety and national security. Dr. Landau is a Professor of Cybersecurity Policy in the Department of Social Science and Policy Studies at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

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Cell Phone Technology Expert Testifies in RICO Trial

Cell Phone Technology Expert Testifies in RICO Trial

Technology experts are called upon to report and testify on data retrieved from cellular communications as well as computers. Cell phone technology expert witness Supervisor Special Agent Jason Warren testified for the prosecution in the federal RICO trial related to the slaying of Waynesboro, Virginia, reserve police Capt. Kevin Quick. A member of the FBI Cellular Analysis Survey Team, the expert described how cellphones are used to track a user’s location.

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Cell Phone Expert Witness & Post Conviction Hearing

Cell Phone Expert Witness & Post Conviction Hearing

Abraham Waranowitz testified as a cellular phone expert witness in the 2000 murder trial of Adnan Syed. Syed’s defense team is now stating that the prosecution withheld evidence regarding phone records. The former AT&T engineer says new information in the case could have altered his testimony. As an expert, he was handed only one page of phone records while it has come to light there were more.
Syed’s team argues that cell tower data placing his client near the murder of his former girlfriend Hae Min Lee are unreliable. Digital forensic experts examine cell phone data which may include the instrument itself, external storage of data within network based storage areas, as well as phones designed to sync with a user’s computer and allow data transfer. Hiring an experienced cell phone expert witness is critical to litigation in this evolving area of technology.

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FBI Expert Witness To Testify On Cell Phone Record Analysis

FBI Expert Witness To Testify On Cell Phone Record Analysis

FBI Special Agent Robert Moledor will testify as an expert witness in the Hammond, IN, District Court trial of Lake Station Mayor Keith Soderquist and his wife, Deborah. The couple is charged with conspiracy, wire fraud and filing false tax returns, allegedly using money from his campaign and the city’s food pantry to pay for gambling trips.

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Cell Phone Expert Witness Testifies Re: Cell Phone Records

Cell Phone Expert Witness Testifies Re: Cell Phone Records

Engineer and cell phone expert witness Bill Levitan testified in Knox County Tennessee Criminal Court in the double murder case against Norman Clark. Clark is accused of murdering estranged girlfriend Brittany Eldridge in addition to the unborn child she was carrying. Prosecutors would like to admit cell phone location records they say show that Clark’s phone pinged a cell tower near Eldridge’s house in the time leading up to her death. The defense argues that the data collected is inaccurate.

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Judge Calls For Cellular Phone Expert Witness

Shawnee County (KS) District Court Judge Evelyn Wilson ruled that a Topeka police detective can testify regarding how to track cellphones but when technical questions arise, the prosecution will need to rely on a professional cellular telephone expert witness.

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Cell Phone Expert Witness & Memphis Case

Cell Phone Expert Witness & Memphis Case

Prosecutor Tom Henderson challenged expert witness Ben Levitan in the Memphis, AL, case against Joe Caronna who is charged in the death of his wife Tina. Cell phone records show the defendant’s cell phone was used near a cell phone tower where Tina’s body was discovered.

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