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PD9 Hosts Its Annual Law Camp with the Boys and Girls Club

This summer, Robert Wesley, Public Defender of the Ninth Circuit,…

The Myth of Fingerprints

At 9:00 a.m. last December 14, a man in Orange County, California,…

Spring Training – March 4-8

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Could Fingerprint Scanners Replace Check-In Lines at Airports, Baseball Games and Hospitals?

When Apple introduced an electronic fingerprint scanner to…

The FBI Says Its Photo Analysis Is Scientific Evidence. Scientists Disagree.

The bureau’s image unit has linked defendants to crime photographs…

New Scientific Paper: The Uncertain Future of Forensic Science

Abstract Forensic science is at a crossroads. In the last…

We Broke Into a Bunch of Android Phones With a 3D-Printed Head

Facial recognition is cropping up everywhere. From shopping…

2019 Making Sense of Science Seminar – April 5-6, 2019

NACDL's 12th Annual Forensic Science & the Law Seminar,…

What Happened After an 11-Year-Old Boy Was Accused of Murdering His Pregnant Soon-To-Be Stepmom

On the morning of Feb. 20, 2009, Chris Brown was running a little…