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Forensic fraud scandal leads to review of thousands of criminal cases

I was on Boston Public Radio today talking about state forensic chemist Annie Dookhan and the 1000s of convictions that are in question as a result of her alleged fraud. My investigation of the case for Nature had found that backlogs at forensic labs nationwide in the US are creating organizational pressures that may enable fraud to grow.

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