Evidence flaws cited; FBI resumes review

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 5:37 a.m.

Nearly every criminal conviction reviewed by the FBI and the Justice Department as part of an investigation started in 2012 into problems at the FBI lab has included flawed forensic testimony from the agency, government officials said.

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