“This commission was set up to do something bold,” Negron told commissioners. “I think it’s our job to totally transform the way we do lineups in this state.” #

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement recently unveiled its own internal standards, which do not call for the institution of a double-blind method in photo lineups, and has raised concerns about having to comply with new laws they claim will be restrictive and costly to implement. #

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