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Legal Myths Saga…Police are objective in their investigations

Legal Myths Saga…Police are objective in their investigations. “In many ways, this is the bedrock assumption of our criminal justice process. Police investigators have vast discretion about what leads to pursue, which witnesses to interview, [...]

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Legal Myths Saga…The prosecution is at a substantial disadvantage because it must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt

Legal Myths Saga…The prosecution is at a substantial disadvantage because it must prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt. “Juries are routinely instructed that the defendant is presumed innocent and the prosecution must prove guilt [...]

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Legal Myths Saga…DNA evidence is infallible

Legal Myths Saga…DNA evidence is infallible. “This is true to a point. DNA comparison, when properly conducted by an honest, trained professional will invariably reach the correct result. But the integrity of the result depends [...]

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