Professor Alberto Bernabe - The University of Illinois-Chicago School of Law
Sunday, December 20, 2009
More problems in New York
A few days ago, I posted a story about the apparently prevalent practice among the NYPD to falsify records. (See two posts below this). Now comes news that District Attorneys in 44 of New York's 62 counties should review scores of closed criminal cases because a forensic scientist working for the state police routinely failed to perform mandatory tests on crime scene trace evidence like hair fibers and then fraudulently wrote up results. Go here for the full story on Law.com.
Posted by Professor Alberto Bernabe at 4:01 AM
Labels: Criminal justice system, Dishonesty, Perjury, Prosecutors
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