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Sunday, August 7, 2005

FL: Gov. Bush Orders Preservation of DNA Evidence

There's an impending deadline for filing challenges to old convictions based on DNA evidence.  Nevertheless, gov. Bush has ordered that DNA evidence be preserved, even in old cases, unless particular steps are taken, including notice to the Attorney General.  Story here; column about a Florida exoneration here. [Jack Chin]

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