Can we have faith jurors listen without prejudice? Likely sources of inaccuracy in voice comparison exercises.
This paper reviews the current law in respect of whether juries may permitted to listen to recordings of a suspect's voice with a view to undertaking an identification. It discusses the factors which impact upon the accuracy of the process and suggests procedural amendments to reduce the risk of misidentification taking place.
The file attached to this record is the author's final peer reviewed version.
Citation : Robson, J. and Smith, H. (2019) Can we have faith jurors listen without prejudice? Likely sources of inaccuracy in voice comparison exercises. Criminal Law Review, , 2, pp.115-130
ISSN : 0011-135X
Research Group : Institute for Evidence-based Law Reform
Research Institute : Institute for Evidence-Based Law Reform (IELR)
Peer Reviewed : Yes
- Department of Law