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Computer generated animation (CGA) evidence has been admitted in most states that have considered the matter, including in the criminal context. See Pierce v. State, 718 So. 2d 806 (Fla. App. 1997)(holding that a CGA of an automobile accident was admissible when the testimony of three accident reconstruction experts established that the: (1) computer program used was accepted in engineering field as one of the leading computer aided design programs in the world; (2) CGA fairly and accurately reflected expert opinion of how accident occurred; (3) CGA was fair and accurate representation of what it purported to depict; and (4) data, information, and evidence utilized was of type reasonably relied upon by experts in field of forensic animation); See also State v. Clark, 101 Ohio App. 3d 389, 655 N.E.2d 795 (Ohio App. 8 Dist. 1995), Statev. Swinton, 268 Conn. 781, 847 A.2d 921, 945 n. 30 (Conn. 2004)(citing, among others, Cleveland v. Bryant, 236 Ga. App. 459, 512 S.E.2d 360 (Ga. App. 1999) (allowing a CGA as illustrative evidence); Harris v. State, 2000 OK CR 20, 13 P.3d 489, 495 (Okla. Crim. App.2000) (same), cert. denied, 532 U.S. 1025, 121 S. Ct. 1971, 149 L. ...

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