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Long and arduous task in identifying body remains

Malaysiakini 28 July 2014

Arduous scrutiny and a longer period of time – these are imperative for the Malaysian Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) to profile fragments of human body parts belonging to victims of the doomed Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 aircraft. 60 more words

Forensic Pathology

New forensic techniques leads to child sex charges

Sydney Morning Herald Nicole Cox 17 July 2014

WA Police have charged a Wanneroo man over the sexual assault of a child eight years ago after advanced new forensic techniques identified a new lead in the case. 50 more words

Forensic DNA

Baden-Clay witness once 'co-conspirator' in US killing

Brisbane Times Marissa Calligeros 15 July 2014

A key defence witness in the trial of Gerard Baden-Clay was once named as a “co-conspirator” in a United States killing, dubbed the “American Beauty murder”, Fairfax Media can reveal.  29 more words

Drug Analysis And Toxicology

ME lab worker says drug chain records fudged

Delaware Online Sean O’Sullivan 9 July 2014

A lab worker in Delaware’s Office of the Chief Medical Examiner testified Tuesday that drug evidence records were inaccurate and, as a matter of routine, failed to reflect the actual legal chain of custody.  32 more words

Drug Analysis And Toxicology

Baden-Clay 'wanted to wipe the slate clean': prosecution

Brisbane Times Marissa Calligeros July 9, 2014

The jury in the murder trial of accused wife killer Gerard Baden-Clay will likely retire to consider its verdict on Thursday. 31 more words

Forensic Pathology

Nasty home invaders posed as clients

Courier Mail | Gold Coast Bulletin Leah Fineran 7 July 2014

POLICE are hunting two hooded men after a violent home invasion left a self-styled Southport iPhone repair man with three missing teeth.

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Clinical Forensic Medicine

Double killing DNA sample lost

Sydney Morning Herald Anne-Louise Brown 3 July 2014

The identity of the Wanda Beach killer may never be revealed through scientific means after it was revealed DNA sample taken from one of the victims almost 50 years ago has been “lost”.  52 more words

Forensic DNA