Daily Archives: December 3, 2010

Texas death penalty unconstitutional, lawyers to argue- a news blog

The constitutionality of the death penalty in Texas is set to go on trial Monday.

Big agencies rely heavily on small Nebraska crime lab


Journal Star.com
When the state crime lab is running at full capacity, it takes about three months to process DNA evidence from a typical sexual assault case.

Reprieve for forensic lab but future remains in doubt

Edinburgh Evening News
Edinburgh’s police forensic laboratory is to stay open – but faces another review in just 18 months.

Korean War soldier to be buried with full honors

Chicago Tribune
WASHINGTON — The remains of a soldier from Illinois, missing in action from the Korean War, have been identified and returned to his family for burial in Iowa with full military honors.