Biometrics identification experts at the Northrop Grumman Corp. Information Systems segment in McLean, Va., and teammate IntegenX Inc. in Pleasanton, Calif., will supply the IntegenX RapidHIT 200 Human DNA Identification System to the U.S. Army Biometrics Identity Management Agency in Washington as part of the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) Biometrics Operations and Support Services-Unrestricted (BOSS-U) contract.
PITTSBURGH — The Pennsylvania Superior Court affirmed the Foley decision in a published opinion, establishing a statewide precedent for the computer interpretation of DNA evidence using Cybergenetics TrueAllele® Casework technology. Former state trooper Kevin Foley had contested his first degree homicide conviction in the slaying of Blairsville dentist Dr. John Yelenic, where a small amount of DNA under the victim’s fingernails was crucial evidence.
We may not yet know who she is, but we know who she isn’t — thanks to a national DNA database.
Gov. Rick Scott, left, shakes hands with William Dillon prior to signing a relief bill for Dillion’s wrongful conviction as bill sponsors Sen. Mike Haridopolos, R-Melbourne, left, and Rep. Steve Crisafulli, R-Merritt Island look on, on Thursday, March 1, 2012, in Tallahassee, Fla. The Florida House passed a bill that would compensate Dillon $1.35 million for spending 27 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)