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Forensic Science Regulator newsletter: number 19

Forensic Science Regulator newsletters cover issues of interest and relevance to forensic science practitioners.

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The Forensic Science Regulator (FSR) newsletter for October 2012 covers:

  • publication of the FSR’s report on the DNA contamination case at LGC Forensics
  • tender invitations for the next set of draft appendices to the code of practice and conduct
  • publication of paper on the obligations of expert witnesses
  • published guidance to forensic pathologists covering the seizure, retention and disposal of human tissue
  • crime scene examination
  • guidance on consumables for forensic use