Government Chemist Tampered With 40,000 Cases, Locking Countless Innocent Americans In PrisonSubmitted by emalvini on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 13:13
Government Chemist Tampered With 40,000 Cases, Locking Countless Innocent Americans In Prison
February 27, 2014
MASSACHUSETTS — In a maddening scandal that is rocking the state of Massachusetts, a government crime lab chemist has been caught intentionally forging signatures and tampering with evidence in as many as 40,000 cases, destroying the lives of countless innocent Americans.
Annie Dookhan worked as a chemist for the State of Massachusetts, and it turns out she had close relations with prosecutors.
These prosecutors were able to successfully convict innocent Americans because Dookhan would chemically taint the “evidence,” resulting in career boosts for the prosecutors while innocent men and women were torn from their families and locked in cells.