Supreme Court Revisits Rule for Admitting Crime Lab Evidence at Trial

August 12, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ — The Sixth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees a defendant in a criminal case the right “to be confronted with the witnesses against him.” This means that anyone facing criminal charges should be able to meet their accusers in court and test the evidence being offered against them through the purifying fire of cross-examination.