Presentation on theme: "The Role of the TSRP in Massachusetts January 11, 2011."— Presentation transcript:
The Role of the TSRP in Massachusetts January 11, 2011
Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor
Trainings Sum & Substance OUI Trial Advocacy Crash Reconstruction Trying A Serious Injury Case Sobriety Checkpoints Breath Test Operators/Instructors Drug Recognition Experts Substance Abuse Treatment Providers Prosecuting the Hardcore Drunk Driver
Priorities OUI Manual for Prosecutors BT Procurement Management Team Drunk Driving Advisory Committee Breath Test Source Code Legislation Distracted Driving Ignition Interlock Devices
OUI Manual THE MASSACHUSETTS PROSECUTORS’ MANUAL: OPERATING UNDER THE INFLUENCE Fourth Edition 2010 Written by Kimberly A. Fogarty Fourth Edition: Updated and Revised by Andrea Nardone Staff Attorney, Vehicular Crimes
Melendez-Diaz v. Massachusetts 129 S. Ct 2527 (2009) The admission of a drug certification alone, without live witness testimony from the analyst, is a violation of a defendant’s Sixth Amendment Right to confront witnesses.
The New Breath Test Instrument
The Source Code The source code is the programming that makes an instrument work. All instruments have a source code.
Ignition Interlock Dev ices
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