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Orlando, Florida / DNA Fingerprints #320065

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 05, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Accused serial rapist Tommy Lee Andrews reported being found guilty in Orlando, Florida, due to genetic evidence. DNA fingerprinting featured. [Florida assistant state attorney Jeff ASHTON - comments on DNA technology] Researchers quoted regarding DNA fingerprinting. [Geneticist David HOUSMAN - comments on DNA fingerprints.] DNA fingerprint illustration [Cellmark Diagnostics spokesperson David GREEN - comments on impact of DNA fingerprinting.] FBI forensics laboratory shown. [FBI spokesperson John HICKS -says DNA technology will absolutely identification suspects.] Defense attys. noted questioning technology [Defense attorney Ken COTTER - says wants more information on DNA fingerprinting.] Andrews shown being led to jail after conviction.

Rather, Dan

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