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Officials to review possibly mishandled 800 rape cases

Posted: 10:21 AM, Jan 11, 2013
Updated: 2013-01-11 16:41:41-05

NEW YORK (PIX11) – The city’s medical examiner’s office is reviewing more than 800-rape cases in which critical DNA evidence was mishandled.

Supervisors have so far found 26-cases in which a technician failed to detect biological evidence when some actually existed.