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Exonerated man talks about DNA testing method that cleared his name – KMVT

Exonerated man talks about DNA testing method that cleared his name  KMVT

Chris Tapp was exonerated this month in the rape and murder of Idaho Falls teenager Angie Dodge in 1996.

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Scientist explains what ‘genetic genealogy’ is – KMVT

Scientist explains what ‘genetic genealogy’ is  KMVT

MERIDIAN, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) An Idaho Falls man is free after being exonerated for murder, using genetic genealogy to find the real killer. But what exactly is it …

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Local women attend International German Genealogical Conference in Sacramento – Valley News

Local women attend International German Genealogical Conference in Sacramento  Valley News

SACRAMENTO – Members of the German Interest Group of the Inland Valley recently attended the second International German Genealogy Conference in.

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William Talbott II Sentenced To Life For Slaying of Jay Cook, Tanya Van Cuylenborg | Crime Time – Oxygen

William Talbott II Sentenced To Life For Slaying of Jay Cook, Tanya Van Cuylenborg | Crime Time  Oxygen

In 1987, William Talbott II killed Jay Cook, 20, and Tanya Van Cuylenborg, 18, while they were vacationing in Washington State. By The Associated Press …

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Truck Driver Sentenced To Life For Brutal Slaying Of Canadian High School Sweethearts – Oxygen

Truck Driver Sentenced To Life For Brutal Slaying Of Canadian High School Sweethearts  Oxygen

In 1987, William Talbott II killed Jay Cook, 20, and Tanya Van Cuylenborg, 18, while they were vacationing in Washington State. By The Associated Press …

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Maryland man admits kidnapping, assaulting 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl in 1999 – Fox News

Maryland man admits kidnapping, assaulting 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl in 1999  Fox News

A Maryland man pleaded guilty Thursday to kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl in 1999 after DNA evidence and fingerprint …

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Genetic Genealogy’s Less Reliable Cousin – Slate

Genetic Genealogy’s Less Reliable Cousin  Slate

DNA phenotyping promises to tell law enforcement what a suspect looks like.

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Ghosts in the ashes – Second & Flume – Opinions – July 25, 2019 – Chico News & Review

Ghosts in the ashes – Second & Flume – Opinions – July 25, 2019  Chico News & Review

By Melissa Daugherty. Among the haunting Camp Fire images is Pearson Road six days after the fire. Published on July 25, 2019 as Second & Flume in the …

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South Dakota county using forensic genealogy to identify murder victim – Daily Republic

South Dakota county using forensic genealogy to identify murder victim  Daily Republic

DEADWOOD, S.D. — Decades after a skeleton was found in rural Lawrence County, law enforcement officials are using forensic genealogy in the hopes of …