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Were 800 NYC rape cases botched by a lab tech?

Posted: 8:27 PM, Jan 11, 2013
Updated: 2013-01-11 20:27:31-05

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.