Supreme Court to weigh inmate rights to testing of DNA



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Supreme Court to weigh inmate rights to testing of DNA

Supreme Court to weigh inmate rights to testing of DNA

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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether prison inmates have a constitutional right to obtain the testing of old DNA evidence that might set them free. In the last decade, DNA evidence has convicted many defendants and freed many others. California and 43 other states have adopted laws that give prisoners a right to seek the testing of DNA evidence ... Full Story


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