CNN Evening News for Friday, May 20, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.
(New York: Jason Carroll) The legal procedure in a New York rape case it which prosecutors indicted the rapist's DNA to avoid the 10-year statute of limitations examined; details given about how the DNA is processed & checked against a data base. [Prosecutor Santosh MADAHAR - talks about the DNA evidence from the 1994 rape kit.] [Criminal justice investigator John FEINBLATT, New York medical examiner Dr. Howard BAUM - say the uniqueness of DNA makes it make sense to indict the DNA profile.] [New York civil liberties union Donna LIEBERMAN - says DNA evidence can be abused.]
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