[Yahoo News] Man convicted in '87 may be innocent (USATODAY.com) 3 replies

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#1 14 years ago

USATODAY.com - A Houston crime-lab technician misread a blood test in 1987, causing a Texas man to be sent to prison for a rape he didn't commit, six crime-lab experts said in legal papers filed Thursday.http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/topstories/*http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story2&u=/usatoday/20040806/ts_usatoday/manconvictedin87maybeinnocent




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#2 14 years ago

that is terrible. just imagine that happening to you.




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#3 14 years ago

Shouldn't that guy lodge for appeal? If i where him i would do so until i couldn't appeal anymore. He could ask for a second test to prove that the DNA test was incorrect. I know that the articel sais that the technics where not that advanced yet but still...




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#4 14 years ago

That really sucks...

He should get a lot of money from the crime lab or the state or whatever.