Daily Archives: December 4, 2019

Kaul Pushes For Hearing On Sexual Assault Kit Bill

The bill in question would create a standard procedure for collecting DNA evidence in sexual assault cases in Wisconsin, with the hope being that this could prevent a backlog of sexual assault kits in the future.

Spain‘s ‘stolen baby‘ finds out she was adopted

The first person recognised by a Spanish court as one of the country‘s “stolen babies”, who were snatched from their mothers during the Franco dictatorship, has found her biological family following a DNA test.

Hundreds of Genetic Profiles Removed From City’s DNA Database: Report

Nearly 400 genetic profiles of victims and witnesses have been removed from New York City’s DNA identification index, a database that has come under scrutiny for what critics describe as illegal collection of genetic material, according to a new report.