Forensic News with some real strange events

Taking evidence interpretation to a whole new level: The lawyer who shot himself proving his case


Pure conjecture at this point: James Foley killer ‘unmasked’ by U.S. forensics via


?? about shooting = DOJ probe requested as expert pathologist Werner Spitz sees Curnell death as accident via


Forensics : Composite bullet lead conviction gets a judicial reversal. Similar to 100s of cases using junk forensics


Crime lab tech firing justified “for cause.” As in causing a wrongful conviction etc.


An Example of Forensic Science at its Worst (from the US):


“Working Stiff” by forensic pathologist Dr. Judy Melinek hits bestseller list;  


UK: Lab contamination stalls 1997 murder case


Ach du lieber! Austrian SWAT team raids wrong apartment. Unlike US $$ compensation is immediately available.


State SCT rejects most misconduct claims against assistant DA | One count of pros misc did not affect outcome. Popular use of “had no affect” seen in most appellate decisions.


Never before has fingerpointing antics of cops and DAs been so well described as in this judge’s unerring scrutiny about their agencies’ misconduct. This is in California’s Orange County. 

About csidds

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