Beyond Reasonable Doubt by Dennis Gelbaum

By Dennis Gelbaum

To get his fingers on his relatives fortune, Jason Warren has to turn out DNA facts convicting his stepfather of his mother's homicide was once unsuitable. With assistance from learn scientist and DNA professional, Dr. Jennifer Neal and a crew of medical professionals and graduate scholars from the USCOM North American learn middle at UC Berkeley, he units out to problem the overseas medical neighborhood and the yank judicial system.

Hal Warren was once convicted of killing his spouse, Ruth, exclusively on DNA extracted from hair samples and physically fluids discovered on the crime scene. The prosecution confident the jury that the DNA Profile matched and pointed out Hal Warren because the killer. there have been no fingerprints came upon on the crime scene. there have been no eyewitnesses to the crime. in reality, Hal Warren had an hermetic alibi. He was once some place else whilst the crime was once devoted. yet he used to be convicted and sentenced to existence in felony, with out the potential for parole. This illustrates simply how powerful DNA facts should be. yet what if the DNA effects have been unsuitable? What if the DNA samples truly belonged to another person? What if Hal Warren didn't dedicate the crime he used to be convicted of?

But what's Jason Warren relatively as much as? What has he performed? what's he approximately to do? what is his reason in all this? Is he as blameless as he desires us to think or is he manipulating each person and every thing round him? Is he that shrewdpermanent, that smart, that ruthless? Will Senator Thayer and USCOM have the capacity to keep watch over the wear and tear as Jason jeopardizes his run for the Presidency of the U.S.? is that this the tale of a truly undesirable one that wins all of it on the end?

Jason employed me to inform his facet of the tale. yet I had one to accepting the project, i wished to inform the complete tale, the real tale and that i sought after whole entry to the entire gamers. Jason promised me there will be no regulations on the place i'll move, whom i may converse to and what i may write. Jason may manage for the entire introductions. I introduced in specialists - a retired FBI agent and a psychiatrist - to assist me in the course of the approach. They either warned me approximately Jason. we frequently disagreed approximately what the reality used to be. i couldn't inform this tale with no them.

I stroll in on Stuart, it appears unforeseen. it has been it slow for the reason that we final spoke. As I input his workplace, I choose up an envelope off the ground. it truly is from the Lawyer's membership of San Francisco. I position it on Stuart's table. packing containers have been all over the place. I knew Stuart was once relocating to his new place of work within the Civic middle Courthouse on McAllister highway. He used to be headed to division 622 that were vacant ahead of his appointment. Stuart motioned to me to sit in a single of the 2 chairs contrary him. I picked the single closest to the door. I got rid of the bins and free papers from the chair and sat.

Stuart fingers me a sealed, white envelope. I knew what was once within. It was once the result of the fingerprint research on Jennifer Neal. i do not hassle to open the envelope. I checked out Stuart. He checked out me. I checked out my watch. I knew that this used to be most likely the final time i'd ever see Stuart. Stuart's cellphone jewelry. I received as much as depart. He asks me to attend for a couple of minutes whereas he replied the decision. I knew it was once time to move. I had a airplane to catch.

Dennis Gelbaum provides - "Jason's tale increases such a lot of questions about the accuracy of DNA, the yankee judicial process, the foreign medical group and the massive enterprise of DNA Profiling. now and then, i discovered components of the tale tricky to jot down approximately, much more tricky to think. I usually ask yourself, was once it usually in regards to the funds? was once that it?"

Dennis Gelbaum can be the writer of 'Something approximately Going Home', a booklet of poetry with illustrations by means of Christina Qualiana. Dennis is shortly writing 'Dolphin Boy', a kid's e-book with 3D illustrations and unique music.

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