Barry Scheck

Cardozo School of Law

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Co-Director of the Innocence Project at the Cardozo School of Law in New York, which provides legal help to prisoners trying to prove their innocence through DNA testing

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Mistakes made at the FBI's crime lab may have helped put thousands of people behind bars, based on faulty analysis of forensic evidence.

Forensic Science and the Wrongful Conviction of Innocent People

Mistakes made at the FBI's crime lab may have helped put thousands of people behind bars, based on faulty analysis of forensic evidence.

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