Florida Court Postpones Inmate DNA Test Deadline

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http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/state/6902047.htm The Florida Supreme Court will give incarcerated felons more time to prove their innocence with new DNA tests, says the Miami Herald. Yesterday's 4-3 ruling postpones indefinitely a legislative deadline of today for submitting requests for the tests. The court barred police and prosecutors from destroying DNA evidence pending further court orders. The court will hear arguments on the issue Nov. 7. Today's deadline was established in a 2001 state law passed as . . .

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