Weird Science

Testimony from forensic experts can be the most persuasive evidence presented at trial, but often juries don’t realize that the analysis of hair, fire, and even fingerprints may not be so scientific.

Source: Texas Monthly
Published: May 1, 2010
Length: 34 minutes (8,530 words)

The Judgment of Sharon Keller

As she goes on trial this month, nearly everyone—journalists, lawyers, and even some of her colleagues—is calling for her head, but is the presiding judge of the Court of Criminal Appeals the monster she’s been made out to be?

Source: Texas Monthly
Published: Aug 1, 2009
Length: 31 minutes (7,832 words)