Question and answer
What are some of the anticipated changes to DNA technology?
nticipated changes in DNA technology development suggest that types of analyses unanticipated at the time the samples were collected may one day be a reality. [ What are the possibilities and implications of these developments? What legal issues must be considered to ensure public safety while avoiding the erosion of privacy rights? Statutes of limitations as they apply to filing charges and
appeals also will be addressed. DNA technology can be used to investigate crimes committed beyond the period of time defined by many States' statutes of limitation. For this reason, a statute's arbitrary allocation of 5 or 10 years to the investigative process may be unfair to both crime victims and those wrongfully convicted. DNA recovered from a crime committed years ago could today provide the evidence needed for conviction. Similarly, for defendants who were wrongly convicted but who may be exonerated by DNA evidence, time limits on the appeals process established before the technology was developed are hardly appropriate. ]
Expert answered|scijoe21|Points 1345|
Question
Asked 5/17/2012 1:11:39 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
Who around the globe mandates their citizens to adhere to certain rules?
Weegy: A sovereignty strategy is the alignment of internal and external stakeholders to the goals of a sovereign state through the joint formulation, calibration of and adherence to certain rules. [ [ Citizens attain these goals by mandating their leaders and managers to mobilise sufficient resources, perform or allocate critical tasks and ensure ongoing reflexive monitoring and adjustment of implementation. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/10/2012 12:12:55 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Off the top of your head, where are places around the globe that mandate their citizens to adhere to certain rules?
Weegy: China and North Korea. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/10/2012 8:12:40 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Individually research the internationalization of terrorism in Europe and the terrorist networks of the Middle East.
Weegy: The Internationalization of Terrorism and State-Sponsored Terrorism The unification of different terrorist groups as a worldwide network. [ Additionally, due to the Cold War different countries supporting different terrorist groups in order to destabilize rival governments. Terrorist groups allied in order to bring attention to the Arab-Israeli conflict. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/10/2012 8:26:00 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Narco- Terrorism?
Weegy: Narcoterrorism is a term coined by former President Fernando Belaúnde Terry of Peru in 1983 when describing terrorist-type attacks against his nation's anti-narcotics police. [ In the original context, narcoterrorism is understood to mean the attempts of narcotics traffickers to influence the policies of a government or a society through violence and intimidation, and to hinder the enforcement of the law and the administration of justice by the systematic threat or use of such violence. Pablo Escobar's ruthless violence in his dealings with the Colombian and Peruvian government is probably one of the best known and best documented examples of narcoterrorism. The term has become a subject of controversy, largely due to its use in discussing violent opposition to the US Government's War on Drugs. The term is being increasingly used for known terrorist organizations that engage in drug trafficking activity to fund their operations and gain recruits and expertise. Such organizations include FARC, ELN, Hamas, Taliban, AUC in Colombia and PCP-SL in Peru.[1][2][3][4] In 2000 the U.S. began funding, continued under the U.S. Bush administration, of Plan Colombia, intending to eradicate drug crops and to act against drug lords accused of engaging in narcoterrorism, including among them the leaders of the marxist FARC and the AUC paramilitary forces, groups which have also committed numerous crimes. The U.S. government is funding large-scale drug eradication campaigns and supporting Colombian military operations, seeking the extradition of notorious commanders such as late Manuel Marulanda Velez, among others. Although Al Qaeda is often said to finance its activities through drug trafficking, the 9/11 Commission Report notes that "while the drug trade was a source of income for the Taliban, it did not serve the same purpose for al Qaeda, and there is no reliable evidence that bin Laden was involved in or made his money through drug trafficking." The organization ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/10/2012 8:35:39 AM
0 Answers/Comments
why is collaboration and communication important team assignments.
Weegy: Collaboration requires effective team work. Team members must trust and respect one another. There must be open communication and a willingness to accept input from others. There are often conflicting goals in product development. [ [ Therefore decision-making must be based on a collaborative approach ] ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/12/2012 9:14:48 PM
0 Answers/Comments
18,794,427 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Write the quadratic equation in general form. What is the value of b ...
Weegy: 8x + 3 = 7x - 2 8x - 7x = -2 - 3 x = -5 User: If (x + 1)(x - 3) = 5, then which of the following statements ...
12/18/2014 12:37:17 PM| 4 Answers
Find the sum of (5x3 + 3x2 - 5x + 4) and (8x3 -5x2 + 8x + 9).
Weegy: (5x3 + 3x2 - 5x + 4) + (8x3 -5x2 + 8x + 9) = 13x^3 2x^2 + 3x + 13
12/18/2014 10:16:03 AM| 3 Answers
Which ordered pairs is the solution for the given system. x + 3y = ...
Weegy: A. (-1, 3) User: Solve the system, using substitution. 4x + y = 4 and y = 4 - 4x A. no ...
12/18/2014 11:09:21 AM| 3 Answers
Evaluate 0! + 1!.
Weegy: A number can not be divided by zero. The answer to 8/0 is undefined. User: Evaluate. 5!/5!2! Weegy: ...
12/18/2014 12:21:23 PM| 3 Answers
Which of the following does not provide evidence that continents ...
Weegy: B. The existence of glacial grooves does not provide evidence that continents move. User: The most ...
12/18/2014 12:29:01 PM| 3 Answers
Robert E. Lee
Weegy: Robert E. Lee was an American career military officer who is best known for having commanded the Confederate ...
12/18/2014 6:07:56 AM| 2 Answers
Stress is __________. A. positive or negative, depending on ...
Weegy: Stress is the body's automatic physical reaction to real or imagined forces. User: High blood pressure is a ...
12/18/2014 7:37:36 AM| 2 Answers
Which personal pronoun best completes the sentence? How is it used? ...
Weegy: The correct pronoun is: Us; predicate nominative. At first they wouldn't admit to the deed, but later they said, ...
12/18/2014 8:01:31 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
Points 1083 [Total 4927]| Ratings 0| Comments 1083| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 683 [Total 1374]| Ratings 1| Comments 673| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
Points 654 [Total 14839]| Ratings 0| Comments 654| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 639 [Total 639]| Ratings 1| Comments 629| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 88 [Total 6407]| Ratings 1| Comments 78| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 68 [Total 1528]| Ratings 1| Comments 58| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 33 [Total 6700]| Ratings 0| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 30]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 23 [Total 29]| Ratings 0| Comments 23| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 22 [Total 22]| Ratings 0| Comments 2| Invitations 2|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.