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Using Open Source Information

The New Forensics: Using Open Source Information to Investigate Grave Crimes 

This paper highlights discussion, conclusions, and recommendations from an historic workshop on evidence collection and legal accountability that the Human Rights Center hosted at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center in Italy last fall. The workshop marked the first international effort to explore how to harness the probative power and potential of open source investigations for legal accountability.

Check out our Open Source Investigations Protocol page to find out more.