DNA Mixture Wrangling Over Private Company Secrecy Versus a Defendant’s Right for Discovery of #Forensic Methods

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The scales of justice are wobbling back and forth on this one.

Copyright and Intellectual Property interests seem to be winning and allowing District Attorneys to cloak their experts’ computer programs.

One judge in San Diego, CA is running against that tide. 

More on STRmix and it’s protectors invoking “special rights” in arguing against transparency of science and copyrighted material’s use in criminal courts.

 

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