Firm Can’t Confirm Findings Of Closed Tx. DNA Lab

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http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/front/2083219 A private lab retesting DNA evidence processed by the Houston Police Department could not replicate the police lab's findings in evidence from three cases, including a capital murder, the Houston Chronicle says. Prosecutors and defense attorneys agree the DNA evidence was not crucial, but the discrepancies between the private lab, Identigene, and police analysts demonstrate the problems that prompted the closure of the Police Department DNA lab last year. The latest tests brings to 45 . . .

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