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Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Don DeLillo,
or the Durham
Herald Sun?

'[Duke player David Evans'] polygraph examiner, Robert J. Drdak of Advanced Credibility Assessment Services in Charlotte, wrote attorney Joe Cheshire that he believed "this examination strongly supports the truthfulness of Mr. Evans."

...[Another polygraph expert] said it wasn't unusual that Drdak didn't actually use the word "rape" during his questioning of Evans.

"Rape is too strong a word," he said. "Most examiners wouldn't use it. You'd be likely to get a false positive." '