Drug Field Tests, False Positives, and Bogus Pleas

On April 28th, 2017, the Public Defender for the Ninth Judicial…

Over 20,000 Cases Dropped in Connection with Drug Crime Lab Scandal

Massachusetts prosecutors announced that they would collectively…

Vast Majority of 24,000 Cases Handled by Dookhan will be Vacated

District attorneys have announced that the vast majority of 24,000…

Was Junk Arson Science Used to Convict a Mother for Killing Her Own Daughters?

In 2001, a 24-year-old mother was convicted of killing her two…

Orlando Police Officer Disciplined After Mistaking Doughnut Glaze for Amphetamine

On December 11, 2015, Daniel Rushing, an employee of the City…

Color Test Training and Florida Law Enforcement

ProPublica has been investigating the use of field test kits…

24,000 Defendants Get a New Chance at Justice in Drug-Lab Scandal

In the wake of the Annie Dookhan scandal, Massachusetts' public…

Annie Dookhan Fallout

Annie Dookhan is the Massachusetts crime lab analyst who had…

Analysis of Black Writing Ink by Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry

Emily C. Lennert Category: Chemistry Keywords:…