THE PATHOLOGY OF HANDWRITING AS A RESULT OF DRUG ABUSE. A CASE STUDY

  • Violeta Gabriela Băncilă Police Academy “Alexandru Ioan Cuza”, Bucharest, Romania

Abstract

The case study highlights the importance of observing the damaged handwriting whichoccurs in drug abuse. Handwriting of a drug consumer presents certain characteristics whichare useful to be known and analyzed by certain specialists (forensic experts, psychiatrists)involved in research in both Criminal and Medical field. Handwriting analysis can become avaluable medical diagnosis tool for monitoring the progress made by drug addicts receivingmedication; the conclusions reveal the characteristics of damaged handwriting due to drugabuse, after analyzing several signatures of a 24 year old subject.

Author Biography

Violeta Gabriela Băncilă, Police Academy “Alexandru Ioan Cuza”, Bucharest, Romania
Correspondence: Violeta-Gabriela Băncilă, Police Academy “Alexandru Ioan Cuza”, 1-3Aleea Privighetorilor St., District 1, 014031 Bucharest, Romania
Published
2014-02-04
How to Cite
BĂNCILĂ, Violeta Gabriela. THE PATHOLOGY OF HANDWRITING AS A RESULT OF DRUG ABUSE. A CASE STUDY. AGORA INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF JURIDICAL SCIENCES, [S.l.], v. 8, n. 1, p. 1-6, feb. 2014. ISSN 2067-7677. Available at: <http://univagora.ro/jour/index.php/aijjs/article/view/960>. Date accessed: 23 sep. 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.15837/aijjs.v8i1.960.

Keywords

pathology, drugs, handwriting, signature, marijuana.