Forensics: An Incredible Tool but Still Faulty
Valena Beety, Director of the West Virginia Innocence Project at WVU's College of Law, tells host Eric Minor that applying forensics to criminal cases isn't the same as a television court drama. In real- life, 25 percent of wrongful convictions are a result of faulty evidence, and that forensics is a great tool that can be made better.
Hosted by: Eric Minor
Produced by: Keystone Newsmakers Team
Opioid Abuse Adverse Effect on Kids
Barbara Fleischauer, West Virginia House of Delegates, District 51, tells host Eric Minor that the state's opioid abuse problem affects children in more ways than one - overload on child protective staff and foster care system, removals from home highest in the nation and dismal outcomes for traumatized children. FriendsofBarbara.com