Georgia Chief ME steps down over double-dipping during state employment and strange testimony

This is really a messed up deal in Georgia. 60 yo forensic pathologist quits while under investigation.

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And this is what happens when non science police-derived “forensic methods” are really junk. “5 Investigates: Review of old forensic hair cases begins.” (Boston).

“CPCS [ the Public Defenders Office] is pleased that the lab has begun its review of cases and looks forward to moving on to the next phase of this collaborative hair review project in partnership with the Middlesex DA’s office and the New England Innocence Project,” Kavanaugh said in a statement.

In an interview last May, Kavanaugh said it is “quite possible that innocent people are in prison due to flawed forensic testimony that came out of the Massachusetts State Police crime lab.”

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