DNA evidence and false confessions are two of the most interesting aspects of any documentary crime series that airs today. Unfortunately, there are cases of criminal injustice occurring on a daily basis in every jurisdiction around the world.
Dr. Brian Farrell of the Iowa Innocence Project held a seminar in NUI Galway last month to shed some light on the use of DNA evidence and forced confessions in the American justice system. I went along to find out what he had to say.
Listen to the podcast below: