Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Supporters of Ohio’s New DNA Law Say it will Help Courts Convict the Guilty and Free the Innocent
Listen to the Story
Everyone arrested on felony charges in Ohio will soon be required to give police a DNA sample from their mouth.
It’s a major expansion of the state’s DNA testing program that legislators approved and Governor Ted Strickland Monday signed into law.
Supporters say it will help courts convict guilty criminals and, at the same time, free the innocent. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports that BOTH of those aspects were personified at the signing ceremony.