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Mar 3, 2009

DNA access questioned

U.S. Supreme Court justices voiced reluctance to declare a broad constitutional right to conduct DNA testing, questioning a convicted Alaska rapist’s effort to win access to evidence used at his trial. Hearing arguments Monday in Washington, the court considered whether the Constitution guarantees access rights that go beyond those already afforded under many state laws. […]

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