“Source” or “activity”: what is the level of issue in a criminal trial?

Graham Jackson, Alex Biedermann

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    With DNA evidence, so‐called match probabilities are potentially misleading if they are used to answer questions that they are not designed to answer. Are we interested in who is the source of the detected DNA, or are we interested in whether a particular alleged activity occurred? Graham Jackson and Alex Biedermann explore this issue.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)36-39
    Number of pages4
    Issue number2
    Early online date1 Apr 2019
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2019


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