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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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Former FBI Counterespionage Section Chief Peter Strzok Reportedly Failed to Pass Polygraph Screening "Test"

Peter Strzok

It has been reported that FBI Special Agent Peter Strzok, who was the chief of the Bureau's Counterespionage Section and who led the Bureau's investigation into former Secretary of S...

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H.R. 6136 Would Require Hiring of 150 Full-time CBP Polygraph Operators
House Resolution 6136 introduced by Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia on 19 June 2018 would, among other things, require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to employ 150 full-time (or equivalent) polygra...

Started Jun 24th, 2018 at 8:15am by George W. Maschke
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CIA Polygraph 2018
Can anyone who has had a recent poly (e.g., within last 12 months) confirm that the CIA is still using the "Relevant/Irrelevant" test format?
Also, would like to hear how the experience went, in...

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Jon Leiberman interviews polygrapher Jack Trimarco (HNGN).
From Headlines and Global News:

My take is that Mr. Leiberman is naive and Trimarco is regurgitating the usual pro-polygraph rhetoric.
Judge f...

Started Jun 17th, 2015 at 5:23pm by Evan S
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Beware of Bogus Polygraph Tests, Polygrapher Warns
Apparently oblivious to the irony, polygrapher Guy Heseltine, one of a handful of polygraph operators active in the United Kingdom, has circulated a press release titled "Lie Detector Tests - Bewar...

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Question about control questions
Hi, I have a polygraph coming up, and I may wish to use countermeasures. 
I've read through The Lie Behind the Lie Detector, but I still have one point of confusion.  When employing countermeasu...

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Did the Antipolygraph Admin (George Maschke) ban my IP?
I have posted off and on on this forum anonymously for years.  It seems that recently I can no longer access Antipolygraph.org from my home computer, work computer, or mobile phone.  I am using TOR no...

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Colander-Wired-to-a-Copier Urban Legend
Barbara Mikkelson's article "Next Case on the Court Colander" on the Urban Legends Reference Pages may be of interest. It seems the celebrated story of the colander used as a lie detector might be not...

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Mitchell Lynn Bacom, Cleared After Polygraph "Test" in 1980 Kidnaping, Rape, and Murder of 14-Year-Old Suzanne Bombardier, Implicated by DNA Evidence

Mitchell Lynn Bacom

Nate Gartrell of the Bay Area News Group reports that a man charged with the "1980 kidnapping, sexual assault, and st...

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Happy 65th Birthday to the NSA Polygraph Program!
According to the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation, the NSA mandated pre-employment polygraph screening on 6 December 1952. Considering that the NSA polygraph program is now 65 years old, hasn't ...

Started Dec 6th, 2017 at 10:46am by George W. Maschke
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Gossip from the Swamp...
Polygraph haters unite! 
The word in Washington DC is certain billionaires and individuals with swampy backgrounds are on the hunt to put the dagger into the federal polygraph program once and f...

Started Nov 24th, 2017 at 10:12pm by freepress58
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Polygraph Dragnet at NSA in Shadow Brokers Mole Hunt
In 2016, DoD polygraph examiner Brian R. Morris reported that since Edward Snowden's 2013 disclosure of NSA documents to journalists Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Ewen MacAskill, the annual n...

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Can Military personel refuse a CI polygraph?
Hello, this person has never taken a polygraph before and is being assigned to a position that might require one. What can happen to military personnel who refuses to take a polygraph?

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The Polygraph and the Case of Dr. Thomas C. Butler
Dr. Thomas Campbell Butler

On Sunday, 19 October 2003, CBS 60 Minutes aired a segment titled "The Case Against Thomas Butler," a world renowned Texas Tech scientist accused of lying to the FBI about bubonic ...

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XENONMAN - ban him!!!
Who the fuck is user "xenonman"?! For years this guy has been posting stupid shit on this forum. He will logon and respond to a bunch of now irrelevant  threads that are several years old, as if anyon...

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Only 1 in 4 Applicants Pass the Prince William County Police Pre-Employment Polygraph
Prince William County, Virginia Chief of Police Barry M. Barnard

Prince William County, Virginia news outlet insidenova.com has published an article by Jill Palermo titled "New police chief se...
Palermo repo

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Petition to ABOLISH the polygraph COMPLETELY.
If you or someone you know is a victim of not being able to become employed at a job in law enforcement or any other job that uses the polygraph as a part of their pre-employment process due to this u...

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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions Considering Polygraph Dragnet at National Security Council
Jonathan Swan reports for Axios.com:
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has told associates he wants to put the ent...

This is an exceptionally bad idea, a

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DHS OIG Says "CBP Spent Millions Conducting Polygraph Examinations on Unsuitable Applicants"
A report by the Office of the Inspector General, Department of Homeland Security, finds that U.S. Customs and Border Protection wasted millions of dollars administering polygraph examinations to unsui...

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White House May (Or May Not) Resort to Lie Detectors to Identify Leakers
On Friday, 4 May 2017, on the Fox News program Fox & Friends, presenter Steve Doocy asked President Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway why they don't use lie detectors to identify who leaked the trans...

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