ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 23, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Huntington, West Virginia: Bill Greenwood) Issue of forensic foul-ups leading to wrongful legal convictions examined; details given of extent of crime lab errors in ballistic tests and blood analysis; one case cited. [Wrongfully convicted of rape, Glenn WOODALL - comments.] [New York Law School professor Randolph JONAKAIT, assistant FBI director John HICKS - explain why there are technical errors and delays in forensic testing.]
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