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Fingerprint identification evidence questioned by senior judge – Daily Telegraph

“A senior judge has raised concerns over fingerprint evidence used in criminal trials, warning that it rests on ‘assumptions’ that have never been scientifically proven.”

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Daily Telegraph, 19th November 2010

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Election watchdog urges proof of ID for voters – The Independent

“Ministers should consider requiring voters to produce proof of identity when they go to the polls, the official elections watchdog said today.”

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The Independent, 27th July 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Family of rendition victim begins legal action against Government – The Independent

“The family of a man secretly held by the Americans in an Afghanistan detention centre after his arrest by British forces six years ago has begun legal action against the UK Government to help secure his release.”

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The Independent, 16th April 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Charity launches legal bid to name terror suspect – The Independent

“The charity Reprieve is today launching a legal battle to force the British Government to name a suspected terrorist who is being held in Afghanistan.”

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The Independent, 15th April 2010

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Jenkins murder claim is dismissed – BBC News

“Police have dismissed a claim by the former deputy head teacher Sion Jenkins that a ‘mystery man’ may have murdered his foster daughter Billie-Jo Jenkins.”

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BBC News, 26th August 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Hi-tech tool spots child drinkers – BBC News

“The supermarket chain Budgens has installed face recognition cameras in one of its stores to stop children buying alcohol and cigarettes.”

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BBC News, 13th May 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Police trying out national database with 750,000 mugshots, MPs told – The Guardian

“The police are developing the first national database of mugshots so that they can use face recognition technology to match CCTV images with details of offenders, MPs were told yesterday.”

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The Guardian, 19th March 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk


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