*Co-founder, The Innocence Project at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in Manhattan, NY
*Partner, Cochran Neufeld & Scheck (law firm)
*General Manager, Orchid Cellmark
*Author, Fingerprints: The Origins of Crime Detection and the Murder Case that Launched Forensic Science (Hyperion Books, 2001)
Sheriff Dave Reichert
*King County Sherif on original Green River Investigative Force in Seattle, WA
Last week, a Virginia man convicted of rape became the 99th felon in the nation to be cleared by DNA tests. Advances in genetic testing technology has progressed to the point where convicted felons have been cleared for crimes committed more than a decade ago...sometimes two. What does this say about our criminal justice system? And what does it say about its future?