Columbus, OH asked in Criminal Law for New Jersey

Q: I wanted to know if fingerprint evidence needs to be handed over in Discovery

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: That would actually depend on the case but it is not normally given with your standard discovery.

Leon Matchin agrees with this answer

Leon Matchin
Leon Matchin
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Milltown, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: if the state is using it to prove the case then yes definitely if not you may request it as exculpatory evidence and if they refuse you file a motion with the court

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