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DOJ Waives Procedural Bars in FBI Review of Hair Analysis Convictions

Jul 26, 2013
6:03 p.m.

The Department of Justice recently agreed to waive procedural bars to re-open and review more than 2,000 criminal cases between 1985 and 2000 in which the FBI conducted microscopic hair analysis of crime scene evidence. This comes after three men were exonerated

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