Monthly Archives: July 2014

#Forensics : DAs insensate arguments in compensation hearing for wrongfully convicted Damon Thibodeaux: Louisiana

I think DA Harry Connick’s argument opposing this guy’s $250,000 for 15 years in prison boils down to a few bullet points DA’s must learn in law school. “Once a suspect always a suspect.” Or, “once in prison, he must … Continue reading

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More junk fire evidence under review in TX.

‘Junk Science’ Bill Could Overturn Fort Stockton Woman’s Murder – KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX:

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New #forensic fire science debunks old convictio

The ghost of Todd Willingham. New science may cause father’s murder conviction in presumed 1989 arson to be revisited via @phillydotcom

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#Forensics – Body part snatchers in Norway, faked DNA results in Houston, and more…

Shades of Burke and Hare in 1800  Edinburgh. Body snatching in Norway. Or maybe its “body part” snatching.” Researchers removed organs from 1,000 dead Norwegians without consent  via @allvoices Criminals leave no prints behind. Over 30,000 PA suspects and felons unrecorded by police chiefs.   … Continue reading

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