Prosecutors want to use hi-tech evidence in trial to identify voices of terrorists (Daily Mail)
Terrorism prosecutors in Brooklyn want to use sophisticated voice recognition evidence — the same technology used to identify ISIS butcher “Jihad John” — for the first time in a federal trial in the U.S., the Daily News has learned.
The novel part of this that prosecutors wish to use the technology in a Federal trial.
Voice biometrics have made news in a criminal trial before. This 2012 piece by Jeff Weiner of the Orlando Sentinel describes voice biometrics used by an expert witness in the trial of George Zimmerman.