Panel Finds No Error In Admission Of Refusal To Take Polygraph In Sex Abuse Case
(May 6, 2016, 11:47 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A judge did not err allowing a minor child’s testimony in a sex abuse case nor did the judge err in admitting testimony revealing that the defendant refused to submit to a polygraph, the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed May 4 (United States of America v. David A. Resnick, No. 14-3791, 7th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 8193).
(Opinion available. Document #30-160513-020Z.)
In 2008, the U.S. government alleged that David Resnick, a long‐haul truck driver, took T.M., a 9‐year‐old son of family...