Thursday, January 03, 2008

A New DNA Test Can ID a Suspect's Race, But Police Won't Touch It

Tony Clayton, a black man and a prosecutor who tried one of the Baton Rouge murder cases, concedes the benefits of the test: "Had it not been for Frudakis, we would still be looking for the white guy in the white pickup." Nevertheless, Clayton says he dislikes anything that implies we don't all "bleed the same blood." He adds, "If I could push a button and make this technology disappear, I would."

A New DNA Test Can ID a Suspect's Race, But Police Won't Touch It

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