It’s “Proper” Forensic Sci Week, FBI celebrates Dahmer case, and more

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Forensics | Gov. Pence Issues Proclamation Declaring “Proper” Forensic Science week. That is an interesting disclaimer. I guess its not “Improper” forensic science week. Uhm, there must be a story behind who writes for the governor of Indiana. http://www.wbiw.com/state/archive/2014/08/gov-pence-issues-proclamation-declaring-aug-10-16-forensic-science-week.php …

A couple of US legislators speak  simple truths about  the disconnected  process of forensic science progress. www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/evidence-in-criminal-trials-must-be-based-on-sound-science/2014/08/06/083d940a-1bde-11e4-9b6c-12e30cbe86a3_story.html

More crime lab problems, this time in Columbus, Ohio. http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2014/08/08/lab-error-might-affect-38-cases.html …

Forensic Testimony: Science, Law and Expert Evidence. For those “CSI” types and those who hire them.

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“FBI – Serial Killers, The FBI and Jeffrey Dahmer.” It all started with a victim escaping Dahmer’s clutches. Not about the FBI tracking him down like J. Edgar Hoover. Most of his victims were homeless and poor. http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2014/august/serial-killers-part-7-the-fbi-and-jeffrey-dahmer/serial-killers-part-7-the-fbi-and-jeffrey-dahmer …

California Innocence Project: “See our client Timothy Atkins on the BET show Vindicated tonight at 10pm Pacific.” #XONR8 pic.twitter.com/0hEBEdhvPW

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Dr. Michael Bowers is a long time forensic consultant in the US and international court systems.
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