Wired Quotes Dean Mnookin on Technique Used in Golden State Killer Case

Dean Jennifer L. Mnookin was quoted by Wired magazine about the novel investigative technique, comparing crime-scene DNA to genetic information about a suspect’s relatives on publicly available genealogy databases, to identify Golden State Killer suspect Joseph James DeAngelo. “If these techniques became widely used there’s a risk a lot of innocent people would be caught in a web of genetic suspicion and subject to heightened scrutiny,” says Mnookin.

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