Daily Archives: January 23, 2011

MPs to probe closure of Forensic Science Service


BBC News UK
The Commons science committee has said it is to hold an inquiry into the closure of the UK government-owned Forensic Science Service (FSS).

Schumer: Law enforcement should have access to DNA of violent crime suspects

NY1.com
The Senator says the move help could solve open cases and reduce the rate of false convictions.

New DNA experts in Knox murder appeal


AFP
PERUGIA, Italy — Amanda Knox was back before an Italian court Saturday in her bid to overturn a conviction for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher with new experts reviewing key forensic evidence.