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The Blueprint: Critiques of the Fingerprint and Abandonment Paradigms Utilized to Reject an Expectation of Privacy in DNA

By   /  April 22, 2014  /  Criminal Procedure, Featured 

Gavel with Book 2

The defendant, Vernon B., was charged with one count of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. On November 10, 2011, a police officer allegedly observed the defendant throwing a bag from the window of a residence, and upon inspection, he found the bag contained a loaded 9mm pistol, which subsequently tested positive for male DNA.

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