Maybe her sentence should be the combined time served of all those falsely convicted by her testimony.
ALL lab results that verify a crime should be confirmed by A SEPARATE LAB. Additionally, no samples should contain a name or details of the alleged crime.
IF both tests are positive with no chance for impropriety or prejudicial outcomes, then justice should be swift and severe.
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The War On Some Drugs is an unconstitutional nightmare.
They need to cut all the people loose that were convicted based on these tests.
This idiot chemist should be put up against a wall and shot.
If I was the governor, I’d pardon the lot.
Remember Frederic Whitehurst:
FBI to review thousands of old cases for flawed evidence
When Whitehurst, a chemist with a doctoral degree from Duke, arrived at the FBI crime lab in 1986, the first thing he noticed was that the place was, as he called it, a pigsty. The equipment was outdated and there was a film of black soot coating the counters a dust from the vents that the agents called black rain.
And she gave the DA's the answers they wanted. And this went on for 10 years and nobody in the big chairs noticed. There are other heads that should roll.
Death Penalty implications:
Theoretically and spiritually - I don’t have a major problem with the death penalty.
However, I don’t trust the government, (who is acting partially in my name,) to kill any citizens - and this is why.
There are too many permutations of Stupid, Corrupt and Lazy between an arrest and a conviction.
Forensic science is very much a wild, wild west where everyone does what they want, Lee says, noting that the scientists are usually supervised by police officers. You have a system where, unfortunately, you are being graded in how much throughput you can get and how fast you are at your job and that is very dangerous in this line of work.
Will Dookyhand’s boss be investigated?
This statement and evidence places very many criminal proceedings into question. Who will act?
Canning this kid won’t fix anything. However, if she’s found guilty, she ought to be fed to fire ants. Then her boss. And her boss’ boss’. And so on.
She should be nailed to a tree and executed by flamethrower. So should her supervisors.