Spare pairs of genes

McKie, Robin
March 2008
New Statesman;3/3/2008, Vol. 137 Issue 4886, p19
In this article the author examines the practice of DNA profiling conducted on British citizens. It is noted that DNA evidence has a significant impact on the solving of crimes including theft and murder. The author is critical of the practice by British law enforcement of keeping the DNA samples of individuals who were not found guilty of a crime.


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