News of the WeekPOLYGRAPH TESTING

DOE Says Fewer Workers Will Face the Machine

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Science  12 Sep 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5639, pp. 1456
DOI: 10.1126/science.301.5639.1456b

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Bowing to mounting criticism, the Department of Energy (DOE) will curtail its use of polygraph tests among nuclear weapons scientists and security officials. But critics say the government is still putting too much faith in a device that has little scientific credibility.

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