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Hair matching went away due to the efforts of the Innocence Project – Bitemarks next

In 2013, FBI began its post conviction review in collaboration with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Innocence Project. By 2015, it had mined through hundreds of cases and identified errors in 90 percent of the testimony … Continue reading

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MS Court hears substantial testimony about why bitemark conviction from 1992 was flawed

  The following May 5th, 2016 newspaper article from the Columbus MS Dispatch outlines the dynamics of last week’s hearing in which Superior Court Judge Howard accepted voluminous evidence requested by the MS Supreme Court regarding bitemark and DNA evidence relevant … Continue reading

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FORENSICS | COSTS OF WRONGFUL CONVICTIONS. Man imprisoned for faulty bite-mark wins $1,500,000.

The hurt keeps coming onto “board certified” dentists continuing to be members of  the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and are also members of  the AAFS  “recognized” American Board of Forensic Odontology. Both of these  forensic organizations refuse to investigate members … Continue reading

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