Opinion awaited on DNA collecting

Youth Services practice on hold

Posted: February 6, 2014 at 5:12 a.m.

State juvenile-justice officials said Wednesday that they are awaiting an opinion from Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s office to decide whether to continue a DNA collection practice that a judge has already ruled unlawful in the case of one child.

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