Judge Permits Forensic Specialist To Testify On Fingerprint Analysis

(November 16, 2015, 1:17 PM EST) -- DETROIT — A forensic laboratory specialist may testify on the fingerprints found on a firearm in a lawsuit charging a man for being a felon in possession of a firearm in violation of 18 U.S. Code Section 922(g)(1), a Michigan federal judge held Nov. 12 (United States of America v. Sonny Lamarr Phillips, No. 14-20611, E.D. Mich.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 153019).

(Opinion and order available. Document #30-151211-011Z.)

On Sept. 8, 2014, Detroit Police Officers Brandon Shortridge, Nicholas Dedeluk and Darius Shepherd arrested Sonny Lamarr Phillips...
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