Tuesday, July 13, 2021 | 5 - 6 p.m.
'Bad' Forensics: How Faulty Evidence Leads to Wrongful Convictions
Forensic evidence has become a staple of prosecution cases against criminal defendants. But research shows that this so-called foolproof evidence - from fingerprints to firearms to forensic algorithms - is anything but that. Brandon L. Garrett, author of "Autopsy of a Crime Lab," and Erica Suter, director of UBalt Law's Innocence Project, will discuss this important topic.