Biodiesel Update/Crime and DNA Databases

Guests: GENE GEBOLYS President, World Energy Chelsea, Massachusetts NADINE STROSSEN President, American Civil Liberties Union New York, New York BRUCE GLASSCOCK President, International Association of Chiefs of Police Chief of Police Plano, Texas Dr. TERRY FENGER Director, CODIS Program, State of West Virginia Director, Forensic Science Program Marshall University Huntington, West Virginia All fifty states have passed laws allowing a DNA sample to be collected from certain convicted felons. Some states are trying to expand that to include people arrested—but necessarily convicted of—a crime. In this hour, we'll look at DNA databases and crime fighting. Who should be required to give a sample of DNA? What can we learn from that genetic information, and who should have the right to look at it? Plus, an update on bio-diesel fuel.



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