Finding Fault with Forensics

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A new study says faulty forensic science is a leading cause of wrongful criminal convictions. There's evidence for and against the accuracy of fingerprints, bitemarks, and other forensic techniques.


Jonathan J. Koehler, University Distinguished Professor, Behavioral Decision Making, McCombs School of Business, University of Texas, Austin.

Barry A.J. Fisher, crime laboratory director, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.



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