Second Endorsements Deserve a Second Look

    Volume 25, Issue 4 (October 1980)

    ISSN: 0022-1198


    Published Online: 1 October 1980

    Page Count: 5

    Truman, VR
    Document examiner, Crime Laboratory, U.S. Postal Service, Western Region, San Bruno, Calif.

    (Received 5 March 1980; accepted 28 April 1980)


    Although second endorsements on forged checks and money orders are common document examination problems, the question of simulation (or other forgery) of such signatures is not common. Presented are several handwriting cases in which certain questioned second endorsements would appear routinely identifiable. However, upon closer examination, the evidence supports a qualified opinion.

    Paper ID: JFS11299J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS11299J

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    Title Second Endorsements Deserve a Second Look
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30