The Judicial Gatekeeping Project Website follows
a simple organizational plan:
State Papers & Conferences
Contains jurisdiction specific research papers we
have produced for our conferences. The papers can be accessed through
the vertical menu bar on the left or through the interactive map of the
United States on the main page.
About the Gatekeeping Project
Contains information on the purpose and structure
of the Project, the basics of the federal law governing the admissibility
of scientific evidence, and the opening scenario for two hypothetical cases.
Judicial Gatekeeping Book
Contains in depth treatment of the interesting issues
in federal and state law surrounding the use of science in the courts.
This site contains excerpts from past conferences
of judges, plaintiffs lawyers, defense lawyers, prosecutors, and scientists
addressng the difficult questions raised by the use of science in the courts.
Also contains links to major cases.
A forum for further discussion of the issues raised
by cases, conferences, and papers.
News & Developments
Contains an updated report on new decisions and papers.
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Join an e-mail list to receive updates on cases, conferences,
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Provides the name and addresses of people who oversee
Provides a list of Project sponsors.