Md. Court: DNA Evidence at Trial Must be ConfirmedMaryland's highest court has ruled that criminal defendants cannot present evidence of DNA matches to other suspects at trial unless the results have been confirmed by more testing.
Md. Senate Votes to Keep DNA Collection on Arrests The Maryland Senate has voted to extend a state law that allows police to take DNA samples from arrestees for certain violent crimes.
Virginia DNA Tests Show Scale Of Bad ConvictionsWrongful convictions for homicide and sexual assault are more prevalent in Virginia than once thought, according to a study that examined the results of new tests on archived DNA samples.