Forensics and Crim Law : Self deluded US Federal courts and Prosecutors still ignore Junk Science

Don’t read this if you think “CSI” is real.

FORENSICS and LAW in FOCUS @ CSIDDS | News and Trends

There is no better judicial micro-climate than Mississippi to study the self-contradictory and illegitimate misuse of unvalidated forensic opinions in the US. This story describes dubious forensic sciences experts and their untestable methods continuing to be used in courts. No surprise that bitemark ‘matching” (still supported by the ‘elite’ AAFS) is mentioned as a dangerous forensic method.

Read this from ‘The Watch’ by WP journalist/blogger Radley Balko.

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