US legal system shifts away from treating eyewitness testimony as gold standard of evidence

  • by: NIGEL DUARA , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 18, 2014 - 3:45 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. — The American legal system offers few moments as dramatic as an eyewitness to a crime pointing his finger across a crowded courtroom at a defendant.

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