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Why didn't anyone tell Gates over a decade before that the hair analysis in his case was all wrong? In fact, the hair testimony was scientifically unsound. There is no research on how common microscopic hair characteristics are. Hair is not like DNA or even a fingerprint.
We've watched it on the news and read about it in the papers. It happens more often than any of us would like to admit. People go to prison for crimes they did not commit. And it happened again Wednesday.