DNA Testing and Capital Punishment
Technology from the Crime Scene to the Courtroom
In the late nineteenth century, fingerprinting revolutionized crimefighting. Now, over a century later, DNA evidence is expanding the scope of forensic investigation and playing an increasingly important role in our criminal justice system.
In This Issue
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Overview of the Technology and its UseRead More
Recent Action on Death Penalty ReformRead More
Trends and CharacteristicsRead More
State and Federal ProfileRead More
Major Provisions of the Innocence Protection ActRead More
Pro & Con
Should the Senate Approve the Innocence Protection Act?