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Looking for answers

By Curran Daly

David Josiah Lawson died in the early morning hours of April 15, after a fight and stabbing at an off-campus party. On May 7, Judge Dale Reinholtsen ordered the release of Kyle Zoellner, a Mckinleyville native detained shortly after Lawson’s death, citing the prosecution’s insufficient amount of evidence to proceed to trial. 404 more words

Investigation reveals 6,000 unreliable forensic samples: how statistics could keep factually guilty in prison

Dodd, V. from The Guardian reported that 2 Randox Testing Services (RTS) employees are under criminal investigation for suspected manipulation of forensic tests. 6,000 forensic samples are to be re-examined as part of the investigation, however 10 per cent of samples are no longer available. 275 more words

Advice on Writing about Cops

Several months ago I spoke to a meeting of Partners In Crime in San Diego and offered to be a resource for any police related questions. 768 more words

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