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About illegality determination of the validity of evidence through forensic examination. Information letter. 3201

Smirnova S.A.
Director, Russian Federal Center of Forensic Inquiry of the Russian Ministry of Justice, Moscow, Russia

Makushkin E.V.
deputy director of science, Serbsky National Research Centre for Social and Forensic Psychiatry of Ministry of Health, Moscow, Russia

Asnis A.Ya.
Member Of The Presidium, Moscow Board of lawyers, Moscow, Russia

Vaske E.V.
Doctor of Psychology, professor, Department of criminal law and process, Lobachevsky State Universitu of Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia

Dozortseva E.G.
Doctor of Psychology, Head of Laboratory of Psychology of Childhood and Adolescence, FSBI "V. Serbsky Federal Medical Research Centre for Psychiatry and Narcology" of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia

Safuanov F.S.
Doctor of Psychology, head of chair of clinical and forensic psychology, department of legal psychology, Moscow State University of Psychology & Education, Moscow, Russia

Shishkov S.N.
Associate Professor, Chief Research Associate , Federal Medical Research Centre of Psychiatry and Addiction of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation , Moscow, Russia

Shipshin S.S.
Deputy Chief, Southern Regional Centre of Forensic Expertise of the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation., Russia

Oshevsky D.S.
Associate Professor, Chair of Legal Psychology, Department of Legal Psychology, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

Berdnikov D.
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Superior State Forensic Expert, Federal Budget Institution Kursk Forensic Laboratory of the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Kursk, Russia

Sekerage T.N.
assistant professor, the head of the Forensic psychological and linguistic inquiry laboratory, the Russian Federal Center of Forensic Inquiry of the Russian Ministry of Justice , Russia

Kalinina A.N.
PhD in Law, expert, Laboratory of judicial and psychological examination

This letter prepared in connection with a growing number of complaints of investigators and making decisions on the appointment of psychological examination of the credibility of the video recording of interrogations and dictated by the need to arrange expert practice on the study of video footage of carrying out certain investigative actions with various actors in the criminal process. The newsletter discusses the purpose of such examinations and grounds the studies, in accordance with scientific principles of professional activity of experts. The letter was prepared under the supervision of the Director of the FBI, Federal center of forensic expertise under the Ministry of justice of Russia, doctor of legal Sciences, Professor, honored lawyer of the Russian Federation, honorary worker of justice of Russia of S. A. Smirnova, Deputy General Director for science of Federal State Budgetary Institution "V. Serbsky Federal Medical Research Centre for Psychiatry and Narcology" of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor E. V., Makushkina (doctor of juridical science A. Ya. Asnis, doctor of psychological Sciences, Vaske E. V., doctor of psychological Sciences, Professor E. G. Dozortseva, doctor of psychological Sciences, Professor F. S. Safuanov, PhD, associate Professor S. N. Shishkov, PhD, Professor S. S. Shipshin, PhD, associate Professor D. S. Oshevsky, PhD V. Berdnikov, PhD, associate Professor T. N. Sekerazh, PhD A. N. Kalinin. For investigators, judges, prosecutors, heads of Federal budgetary establishments of the Ministry of justice, judicial psychologists. For investigators, judges, prosecutors, heads of Federal budgetary establishments of the Ministry of justice, judicial psychologists.

Keywords: forensic-psychological examination, examination of the reliability of evidence, examination of the video materials of the investigative action.

Column: Forensic and Clinical Psychology in Legal Context


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