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How is the polygraph currently used by federal agencies like the FBI, CIA, NSA, NRO, DoD, DOE, DEA, BATFE, and U.S. Secret Service, as well as state and local agencies? What laws, regulations, and guidelines govern the use of polygraphs for screening, criminal investigations, administrative investigations, and other purposes?
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VAST SYSTEM - Validated Automated Screening Technology
Technology moves forward. The VAST System is a new entry into the market.  Competing with Lafayette Polygraph, Converus Eye Detect, and NITV Federal Services CVSA. 
The web site is fantastic and...

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CIA Clearance Denial Appeal Length
I appealed my CIA clearance denial last January 2014 by responding to the SOR. Does any know how long this appeal process will take?

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Suspected Serial Killer John Arthur Ackroyd Beat the Polygraph While Woman He Raped, Marlene K. Gabrielsen, Failed It

John Arthur Ackroyd

In June 1977, John Arthur Ackroyd raped Marlene K. Gabrielsen off Highway 20 in Oregon. Gabrielsen promptly reported the rape to police, who polygraphed both her and Ackroyd. ...

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Jeremy Kyle Show Suspended After Apparent Suicide of Guest Who Failed Lie Detector
The lowbrow British Jeremy Kyle Show, which made extensive use of lie detectors as a ratings gimmick and willfully misrepresented their validity (they have none) to their audience, has been suspended ...

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Is anyone tracking this?  What is a "waiver authority?"
H.R.2213 - To amend the Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 to authorize certain polygraph waiver authority, and for other purposes.

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IARPA Credibility Assessment Standard Evaluation (CASE)
Check this out... What fun! The DNI is funding a contest to crown a "Credibility Champion" - Learn more about it here: https://www.iarpa.gov/challenges/casechallenge.html
Recently, they posted a ...

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Pre-Empl. Sheriff Polygraph
Good Morning All,
I am new to this site, I have read TLBTLD and believe I have a decent understanding of the procedure and questions.  Does anybody have any information about the Sheriff's questi...

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LE Agencies That Don't Polygraph
I failed a federal polygraph a few years ago, well aware that its all BS. However, I think a lot of us would benefit if we compiled a list of legitimate LE organizations that do not polygraph...

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Arrested NSA Contractor Hal Martin "Passed at Least One Polygraph Test"

Harold Thomas Martin, III

On 27 August 2016, NSA contractor Harold Thomas (Hal) Martin, III of Glen Burnie, Maryland was arrested based on probable cause to b...

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Portland Police Bureau Polygraph Policy
Does anyone know what the Portland Police Bureau's policy is regarding failed polygraphs at other agencies? I know Oregon has prohibited the use of polygraphs for law enforcement pre employment screen...

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Can you share your story?
I was disqualified (DQ'ed) from an agency because they said I failed the polygraph.  I was told I could reapply in a year or two and I would like to.  I wonder if a previously failed poly bans me for ...

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FBI pre-employment polygraph questions
I am currently in the FBI application process and may be asked to take a polygraph soon. I am very concerned by the warning I found in "The Lie Behind the Lie Detector".
Based on my past and my p...

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Does CA use polygraph for State Park Peace Officers?
I am currently researching becoming a CA SPPO, nowhere on the application website or in the specifications do I see if they polygraph. Does anyone know if they do? I'm weary to ask recruitment. I'm co...

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USSS second polygraph
Hello everybody, At the end of my Polly I was informed that I failed 1 question. Anybody knows if they let me retest for that 1 question or retake the test at all. I am 100% without a shadow of the do...

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Polygraph "Testing" and the Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings

Christine Blasey Ford Undergoing a Polygraph "Test"

As most readers will be aware, polygraphy has been in the news recen...

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NSA Polygraph Neither Detected Nor Deterred Nghia Hoang Pho's Security Violations
National Security Agency employee Nghia Hoang Pho, who worked in one of NSA's most sensitive units, Tailored Access Operations, on Friday, 1 December 2017 pleaded guilty to violating the Espionage Act...

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Senator Rand Paul Suggests Lie Detector "Tests" to Identify Author of New York Times Op-Ed
On Wednesday, 5 September 2018, the New York Times published an op-ed article by an anonymous senior Trump administration official titled, "I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administrati...

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state laws re: polygraph
Hi, all.
Does anyone know where I can find a list of states and their respective laws (statutes and case law) re: the status of the polygraph in criminal investigations and trials? I believe the ...

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Credibility Assessment Standardized Evaluation (CASE) Prize Challenge
On 5 July 2018, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) posted a notice about a "Credibility Assessment Standardized Evaluation (CASE) Prize Challenge" to encourage innovation in ...

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FBI File of William Moulton Marston
A contributor who prefers to remain anonymous has provided AntiPolygraph.org with the FBI file of lie detector inventor William Moulton Marston, who under the pen name Charles Moulton also cr...[/u][/right]
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Washington, D.C.

Dear Sir:
With respect to telephonic request from Inspector L.B. NICHOLS that [redacted] of the Detroit Police Department be contacted for whatever information he possessed concerning WILLIAM MO

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