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Norwitch Document Laboratory.

At first thought, the average person does not realize the scope of the words “questioned document.” One envisions a signature on a will, a check, or a contract. Only after careful consideration does he realize that a typewritten letter, dollar bill, postage stamp, gas station receipt, airline ticket, and even the brand on the side of a cow roaming the range can be a “questioned document.” In the broadest, all-encompassing terms, a document is any fixed method of communication between one individual and another.

Quite simply then, a questioned document is one in which a document in its entirety, or in part, is subject to question as to authenticity and/or origin.The examinations required to answer those questions may be complex, encompassing the method in…Read more