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How does a forensic analyst testify as an expert witness? What are the steps in which the analyst offers explanations of their work regarding digital crime.

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A forensic analyst testifies as an expert witness in the same way that other professionals would testify if called to the stand.

The first step in the forensic analyst's testimony will be establishing the credentials of the analyst, which will prove to the court that the analyst is educated and competent to an acceptable level in forensics.

After the credentials are established, the expert witness will answer questions very specifically, and to the point. The ...

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