An interesting article in today’s New York Times about botched DNA testing at Virginia’s nationally recognized central crime laboratory…

It makes you wonder how widespread the problem is.

I know North Carolina’s state lab has been backed-up for years. And recently, the Feds in Canada announced the closing of Edmonton, Alberta’s DNA lab. Though Minister of Public Security, Anne McLellan suggested this had more to do with consolidation in the wake of the new legislation promoting a national crime DNA bank.


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