Police Informants Can Testify in Disguise

police informants testify disguise“A confidential law enforcement informant may wear a disguise while testifying in a criminal case, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a trial judge’s decision to permit a police informant to wear a wig and a false mustache while testifying in a drug case.”

Seriously? A wig and a fake moustache? I’m thinking a mask. And sunglasses. Definitely sunglasses.

Read more from the LA Times.

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