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February 12, 2013

Why collecting DNA from people who are arrested won't solve more crimes

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Brandon L. Garrett is a professor of law at the University of Virginia School of Law who studies criminal procedure, civil rights, and wrongful convictions. His new book, "Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong," was published by Harvard University Press. An interactive website about the book, called "Getting It Right," will soon be hosted on the Innocence Project website.

Erin Murphy is a professor of law at New York University School of Law. They wrote a friend-of-the-court brief in Maryland v. King.

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