An evidence bag from a sexual assault case is examined in the biology lab at the Houston Forensic Science Center in Houston. In 2015, Legislators in more than 20 states were considering — and in some cases, passing — laws that include auditing all kits and deadlines for submitting and processing DNA evidence.
An evidence bag from a sexual assault case is examined in the biology lab at the Houston Forensic Science Center in Houston. In 2015, Legislators in more than 20 states were considering — and in some cases, passing — laws that include auditing all kits and deadlines for submitting and processing DNA evidence. Pat Sullivan AP file, 2015
An evidence bag from a sexual assault case is examined in the biology lab at the Houston Forensic Science Center in Houston. In 2015, Legislators in more than 20 states were considering — and in some cases, passing — laws that include auditing all kits and deadlines for submitting and processing DNA evidence. Pat Sullivan AP file, 2015

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