Beyond Bad Apples: Analyzing the Role of Forensic Science in Wrongful Convictions
24 Pages Posted: 10 Feb 2013
Date Written: 2009
Examines the problem of wrongful convictions through the lens of organizational theory. Discusses details of the false conviction of Josiah Sutton as a case study of system failure.
Keywords: wrongful conviction, error, evidence, forensic science, organizational theory, bad apple, Houston, crime laboratory
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