Daily Archives: March 11, 2011
A bill attempting to change the way DNA evidence is stored is heard in the House Judiciary Committee, after being backed by the Senate. Supporters of the measure say there are hundreds of wrongfully convicted people in jail and the length of time their biological evidence is stored could be a matter of life or death.
Public Service.com UK
A deal signed under Tony Blair’s government to help the United Arab Emirates build a DNA database of its entire population must be scrapped, human rights and genetics bodies have warned.