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DNA Leads To Arrest In Dallas Sexual Assault Case

According to the Dallas Police Department, detectives arrested and charged a man in connection with a sexual assault that was committed on April 13 of this year.

07/31/2015

Labels on vials indicate sexual assault case numbers for DNA evidence samples. (credit:  Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images)

Dallas To Process Thousands Of Backlogged Rape Kits

In anticipation of hundreds of new sexual assault cold cases, the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office is doubling its sexual assault unit.

06/24/2015

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Major Cancer Breakthrough Brewing At Baylor

Baylor Medical Center is working with a genetic research lab to diagnose cancer before a tumor even forms.

05/21/2015

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Family Members Rush Out Of Dallas County Courtroom In Tears

Prosecutors say graphic crime scene photos were necessary to show jurors the brutality of Deanna Cook’s death.

05/19/2015

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Suspect In Christina Morris Case Indicted By Grand Jury

The primary suspect in the Christina Morris disappearance has been indicted by a grand jury.

03/10/2015

A researcher looks at a laboratory sample under a microscope. (credit: AP Photo)

Bill Aims To Expand Access To DNA Testing

A Texas lawmaker is filing a bill intended to fix issues created by a 2011 law he authored that makes crime-scene DNA testing difficult for convicts.

02/09/2015

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Residents: Dog Poop To Dollars Revenue Source Stinks

It sounds ridiculous but some McKinney residents are accusing an apartment complex of unfairly trying to exploit their pets for extra revenue.

02/03/2015

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Feds, Defense Turn To DNA In Kansas Identity Theft Case

A federal judge has postponed the Kansas trial of a man charged with assuming the identity of a dead Texas boy.

CBS 11–01/17/2015

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Affidavit Depicts Accused Christina Morris Kidnapper As “Sexually Frustrated”

Recently released arrest documents for Enrique Arochi depict the accused kidnapper as a sexually frustrated young man, with a propensity for lying to police.

CBS 11–12/19/2014

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DNA Linked To How Much Coffee You Drink

How much coffee do you drink every day? One cup in the morning? Or do you gulp it all day? Now, a study has identified some genes that may play a role in this.

10/07/2014

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FDA Approves First DNA-Based Test For Colon Cancer

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patient DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.

08/12/2014

Rowlett mother Darlie Routier convicted of the 1997 killing of her 5-year-old son, Damon. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Judge Orders More DNA Testing For Convicted Rowlett Murderer

A Dallas County judge has signed off on more DNA testing for convicted murderer Darlie Routier of Rowlett.

08/04/2014

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