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How To Spot A Liar

Russ Warner | Posted 08.24.2016 | Crime
Russ Warner

While the tips given here may help you discern some lies from truth, it is in no way a failsafe method to detect deception in others. In fact, studies show that most people can spot a liar 54% of the time. You might as well flip a coin.

Former Cop Explains How To Perform Perfectly On Lie Detector Tests

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.12.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

As a cop, Doug Williams gave countless lie detector tests. It taught him that the test can be beaten, so he lobbied against its use and trained others...

You Don't Want Your Ex To Take Lie Detector Test

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.23.2015 | Weird News

Sometimes old relationships are best left in the past. Your former partner is "former" for a reason, right? If you need more convincing, Elite D...

Missing Girl's Parents Agree To Polygraph Tests

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.05.2014 | Crime

The parents of Jenise Paulette Wright, a 6-year-old Washington state girl who was gone for a day before she was reported missing, agreed to take lie d...

Hillary's Lesson: Defending a Criminal

Joel Cohen | Posted 09.13.2014 | Politics
Joel Cohen

Let's not talk about Hillary Clinton specifically -- let's examine, instead, the role of the run-of-the-mill criminal lawyer who chooses to, or is appointed to, represent an extremely unpopular defendant, or a defendant counsel believes is truly guilty.

Do We Want Robots in the Jury Box?

Joel Cohen | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime
Joel Cohen

If an unimpeachable lie detector expert could testify to his results in a one witness versus another case, determining that the victim was truthful and the accused was lying, or vice versa, he essentially would decide the case instead of the jury.

Hand-Held Lie Detector: The Military's Newest Anti-Terror Weapon

MSNBC | Bill Dedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Pentagon will issue hand-held lie detectors this month to U.S. Army soldiers in Afghanistan, pushing to the battlefront a century-old debate over ...