In the shadow of the recent Jack the Ripper mtDNA fiasco, here is another. Apparently all our Levis’ pants seams and buttons are unique or something close to it according to one guy at the FBI. He gets a pass when his lab results miraculously approach “certainty” the closer he gets to testifying. Whatta joke. But you know, it sure guarantees job security.
This article has a final statement about US governmental oversight of FBI forensics and its “science.”
“The DOJ has too much invested in half-baked science and self-made experts to actually clean house and add more actual science to its forensic methods.”