A surprising acquittal put an end to Anwar Ibrahim’s 2 year trial- all because the presiding judge ruled that the DNA used by prosecutors was unreliable.
2011 is a year to remember. The news of Osama bin Laden’s death, the shocking Casey Anthony verdict and even Justin Bieber finds a spot in the top DNA stories of 2011. Besides DNA used in the court room and as an important identification tool in confirming deaths, genetics also made many landmark achievements this [...]
Finding it difficult to maintain composure, Amanda Knox plead to an Italian court earlier today shortly before the courts deliberated her official sentencing. In 2009, Amanda Knox and her boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were charged with the stabbing and rape of Amanda’s English roommate, Meredith Kercher. Knox and Sollecito have since been trying to prove their [...]