FBI’s flawed forensics expert testimony: Hair analysis, bite marks, fingerprints, arson.

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“The Justice Department and FBI have formally acknowledged that nearly every examiner in an elite FBI forensic unit gave flawed testimony in almost all trials in which they offered evidence against criminal defendants over more than a two-decade period before 2000.” Source: FBI’s flawed forensics expert testimony: Hair analysis, bite marks, fingerprints, arson.

The EEurope Issue

I’m intrigued to see that today’s nowEurope is full of news and discussion about the other EEurope – Eastern Europe. As many of you know, I’m based in Budapest, Hungary, and I oversee the region for First Tuesday. I’ve been doing business on the net here since 1995. I spent this last weekend in Prague, … [Read more…]