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'He should not be listened to': solicitor slams forensic expert in Family Court bomber case

Brisbane Times Angus Thompson 8 January 2019

A forensic expert whose evidence contributed to the unfair trial of a man over the assassination of a top policeman has appeared as a Crown witness against accused Family Court bomber, Leonard John Warwick. 501 more words

Forensic Pathology

DNA in the dock: Crime dramas such as CSI are leading to more innocent people being convicted as juries become disproportionately influenced by forensic evidence, claims professor

Daily Mail Australia Alexander Robertson 1 January 2019

Crime dramas such as CSI are leading to people being wrongly convicted, an expert in forensic evidence has claimed. 169 more words

Clinical Forensic Medicine

Every corpse has a story: How forensic experts find clues in the dead

News.com.au Jarryd Bartle 16 December 2018

A body is found in a dimly lit alleyway in a large Australian city: Who are they? How did they die? 145 more words

Forensic Pathology

New medical opinions that Kathleen Folbigg's daughter wasn't smothered

ABC News Quentin McDermott 12 December 2018

As Kathleen Folbigg awaits an inquiry into her convictions for killing her four young children, medical experts are coming forward to say that in their opinion, her fourth child Laura died from natural causes. 12 more words

Forensic Pathology

David Eastman found not guilty of murdering senior AFP officer nearly three decades ago

ABC News Elizabeth Byrne 22 November 2018

David Eastman, who spent nearly 20 years in jail over the killing of one of the country’s top cops, has been found not guilty of the murder after a retrial.  37 more words

Forensic Pathology

Inquest reopens into Jeffrey Lawrence Brooks' death

Brisbane Times Jocelyn Garcia 3 November 2018

An inquest into the mysterious death of aquaculturist Jeffrey Lawrence Brooks 22 years ago has been reopened after new findings have come to light. 86 more words

Forensic Pathology

Feud among friends led to north Queensland murder, police allege

Brisbane Times Jocelyn Garcia 25 October 2018

A 27-year-old Mossman man has been charged with murder after a burnt out vehicle sparked concerns from loved ones for a man who went missing over one week ago in north Queensland. 48 more words

Forensic Pathology