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Art vs. Science Instruction United States v. Starzecpyzel, 880 F. Supp. 1027, 1050-51 (S.D.N.Y. 1995)
“In March 2004, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratories identified Brandon Mayfield, an Oregon attorney, as the source of a latent fingerprint recovered from a plastic bag containing explosive detonators found near the site of commuter train bombings in Madrid, Spain that killed 200 people and injured almost 1,400 others. Based primarily on the FBI laboratory’s conclusion, the FBI arrested Mayfield as a material witness in May 2004. Approximately 2 weeks after Mayfield’s arrest, the Spanish Police (SNP) informed the FBI that it had identified an Algerian national, Ouhnaw Doud, as the source of the latent fingerprint.