Proactive DA takes on issue of 600 cases involving chemist with drug addiction

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This DA doing the right thing quickly.

“From various parts of the country over the years have come stories about prosecutors and courts reluctant to overturn convictions even when defendants’ rights have been violated or when key evidence subsequently proved to be tainted. When the justice system becomes overly invested in itself, an individual’s rights can fall by the wayside. Poor, minority and unsophisticated defendants are particularly vulnerable.”


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