- Dec 6, 2022
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The science of dna and its use in criminal justice has been amazing. imo, this type of evidence is so removed from the ordinary person's knowledge and experience, it requires an expert to effectively explain what it is , its relevance to the case at hand, and how it points to the defendant's guilt. It's one thing to explain what dna is, but in a murder trial, context is everything! It may be circumstantial, but the prosecution's job is to lay it out to the jury in an understandable manner, and show them where it points to bk.