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There Will Be Blood, and Physics, Too: The Messy Science of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis

David Camm lost 13 years of his life to eight drops of blood. In…
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The FBI Says Its Photo Analysis Is Scientific Evidence. Scientists Disagree.

The bureau’s image unit has linked defendants to crime photographs…
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Why Do We Still Use ‘Junk Science’ to Convict? Blame the Judges - The Crime Report

For decades, the criminal justice system in the United States…
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How an Unproven Forensic Science Spread Through the Criminal Justice System - ProPublica

The modern era of bloodstain-pattern analysis began when a small…
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DNA’s Revolutionary Role in Freeing the Innocent - The Innocence Project

This article provides an overview of the history of DNA analysis,…
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Prominent Academics Call for More Science in Forensic Science

Six former members of the National Commission on Forensic Science…
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Forensic Science Put Jimmy Genrich in Prison for 24 Years. What if It Wasn’t Science?

The Nation explores the use of toolmark analysis in the case…

Strengthening Forensic Science in the U.S., the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Report

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