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Genetic policing: Forensic DNA testing in New South Wales

corrupt police to plant DNAevidence, implicating innocent people (Arena 2000...(Cth) apply to forensic material handled by the Australian Federal Police ...Misjudgments about capacity may result in the denial of appropriate procedura...

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In Closing: Look at Evidence

pointed out several weaknesses in the prosecution's case, including mishandledDNAevidence from chicken bones, the partial palm print linked to Luna nine years later, and questionable witness testimony."All the evidence in this case ...

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An Exploratory Study of the Legal and Non-Legal Factors Associated With Exoneration for Wrongful Conviction: The Power of DNAEvidence

These include eyewitness misidentification; problematic forensics (contaminated and/or mishandledevidence, insufficient technology, deteriorated evidence, and/or lack of DNAevidence); "junk science" (e.g., blood typing, fingerprint ...

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National Academy of Sciences, Canadian DNA Jurisprudence and Changing Forensic Practice, The

paradigm shift in the way forensic evidenceis handled in the United States...In the Manitoba context, DNAevidence and how it should be interpreted is ...Fourth, Canadian courts, while concerned with the potential misapprehension of...

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Robison Family Murders

but Cochran was able to persuade the jurors that there was reasonable doubt about the DNAevidence (then a relatively new type of evidence in trials) - including that the blood-sample evidence had allegedly been mishandled by lab sci...

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The impact of DNA and other technology on the criminal justice system: Improvements and complications

For instance, DNAevidence can exonerate the innocent and confirm that the ...They will allow online legal disputes to be handled quickly and efficiently....Oklahoma City Police for 21 years before her misidentifications were ...

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Lessons From DNA: Restriking the Balance Between Finality and Justice

ARGARET A. BERGER Brooklyn Law School LESSONS FROM DNA: RESTRIKING THE ...Montana and Washington are currently reviewing cases handled by state forensic ...misidentified evidence or testified improperly in at least 5 of the 8 cases...

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DNA request in murder case dropped 44-year-old evidencemishandled

DNA request in murder case dropped 44-year-old evidencemishandledGreg Stanmar...

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Regulating Crime Laboratories: The Impact of DNAEvidence

LABORATORIES: THE IMPACT OF DNAEVIDENCE Paul C....service, the FBI Laboratory examiners handled 20 ...(3) mislabeling or contamination of primary ...

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Evidence and Expectations: A Look into How DNA Impacts Jury Decisions in Criminal Trials

Evidence and Expectations: A Look into How DNA Impacts Jury Decisions in ...even if the information has been severely mishandled (Lieberman et al., 2008...

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