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Fateful Choices: Part Four of a murder with a twist by B. B. Wright

Fateful Choices: Part Four of Five
Under Lock and Key
A Short Story of Fiction by B. B. Wright

Entering the summer of 1939, the people of Bournemouth endured a time of suspension greater than the contemplation of the worst as Nazi Germany’s army went on menacing maneuvers. 1,405 more words

B. B. Wright

'A miscarriage of justice on the scale of Lindy Chamberlain'

Daily Mail Australia Sally Lee 25 August 2014

Susan Neill-Fraser is behind bars for a crime she and her family adamantly claim she didn’t commit.  But now legal experts have thrown their support behind the innocence plea, saying that her murder conviction of killing partner Bob Chappell on Australia Day in 2009 is ‘a serious miscarriage of justice’. 23 more words

Forensic DNA

Cairns jury sees montage of surveillance videos

Cairns Post Caitlin Drysdale 26 August 2014

A WEAPONS expert has told a Cairns court of finding a spent cartridge in a van covered in blood belonging to Mt Isa couple Cindy Masonwells and Scott Maitland.

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Forensic Pathology

High Court puts DNA and experts in their place

Brisbane Times Charles Waterstreet 24 August 2014

In Fitzgerald v Regina, the High Court overturned the South Australia Court of Criminal Appeals decision, on a very important legal, logical and jurisprudential approach to the significance of DNA evidence and its real place in the courtroom. 104 more words

Forensic Pathology

Eastman walks out of prison

Sydney Morning Herald Max Blenkin 22 August 2014

David Eastman has left prison after his conviction for the 1989 murder of Australian Federal Police assistant commissioner Colin Winchester was quashed.  62 more words

Forensic DNA

Slacks Creek house fire resembled furnace, inquest hears

Queensland Times John Grey 21st Aug 2014

A HOUSE fire could take less than two minutes to completely engulf a furnished room, an inquest was told yesterday. 47 more words

Forensic Pathology