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Police have identified another victim of American serial killer John Wayne Gacy
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# DNA Evidence

Police have identified another victim of American serial killer John Wayne Gacy

Jul 19th 2017, 7:47 PM 22,890 Views 16 Comments

Gacy was an amateur clown who is remembered as one of history’s most bizarre killers.

Gang members, DNA evidence and Making a Murderer: The burden of proving innocence in the US
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# Criminal Defence

Gang members, DNA evidence and Making a Murderer: The burden of proving innocence in the US

Jan 23rd 2016, 10:45 AM 13,733 Views 3 Comments

An expert lawyer spoke to us about how hard it is to be a defendant.

Brothers wrongly convicted of murdering girl have trouble adjusting to outside world
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# Freed From Jail

Brothers wrongly convicted of murdering girl have trouble adjusting to outside world

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:05 AM 21,731 Views 11 Comments

They were kept in jail for three decades and recently received a payout of $750k each.

Two men on death row wrongfully convicted of killing little girl to get just $750k
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# Freedom

Two men on death row wrongfully convicted of killing little girl to get just $750k

Jun 4th 2015, 9:54 PM 30,356 Views 25 Comments

New DNA evidence proved the two men were not guilty of the murder in 1983. They spent three decades in prison.

DNA could link self-confessed Boston Strangler to rape and murder
# Boston Strangler
# Boston Strangler

DNA could link self-confessed Boston Strangler to rape and murder

Jul 11th 2013, 6:24 PM 8,321 Views 10 Comments

Albert DeSalvo’s remains will now be exhumed, after DNA from Mary Sullivan’s murder scene produced a “familial match” with him.

Italian prosecutors seek to reinstate Amanda Knox conviction
# Knox
# Knox

Italian prosecutors seek to reinstate Amanda Knox conviction

Feb 14th 2012, 4:46 PM 6,102 Views 16 Comments

Knox and former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito successfully appealed their conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher and were freed last year.