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#DNA evidence

# dna-evidence - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Police have identified another victim of American serial killer John Wayne Gacy

Gacy was an amateur clown who is remembered as one of history’s most bizarre killers.

# dna-evidence - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Gang members, DNA evidence and Making a Murderer: The burden of proving innocence in the US

An expert lawyer spoke to us about how hard it is to be a defendant.

# dna-evidence - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Brothers wrongly convicted of murdering girl have trouble adjusting to outside world

They were kept in jail for three decades and recently received a payout of $750k each.

# dna-evidence - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Two men on death row wrongfully convicted of killing little girl to get just $750k

New DNA evidence proved the two men were not guilty of the murder in 1983. They spent three decades in prison.

# dna-evidence - Thursday 11 July, 2013

DNA could link self-confessed Boston Strangler to rape and murder

Albert DeSalvo’s remains will now be exhumed, after DNA from Mary Sullivan’s murder scene produced a “familial match” with him.

# dna-evidence - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Italian prosecutors seek to reinstate Amanda Knox conviction

Knox and former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito successfully appealed their conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher and were freed last year.