Applications of DNA methods which are subjective is creating a scenario in TX which will probably be repeated across the entire US. Confidence in past convictions is rapidly deteriorating. One might say the enthusiasm for forensic DNA as a “magic bullet” outstripped reality. Many notable forensic personalities have some ‘xplaining’ to do on this.
The weight of these changes to wrongful conviction is summed up in the article as :
“It’s not probable but it’s possible.”