DNA is one of the most significant discoveries in the field of forensic evidence yet it remains underutilized in the courtroom setting. This article provides an introduction to the scientific principles, structure and composition of DNA in an effort to make DNA more accessible to the judicial process.
Griffith, James T. and Leclair, Susan L.
"DNA in the Courtroom: The 21st Century Begins,"
University of Massachusetts Law Review: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.umassd.edu/umlr/vol1/iss1/4