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New Model Provides Courts Valuable DNA Tool

A DNA profile is often valuable proof in cases of rape or other sexual assault of women, but if investigators have only limited biological material, the results may be difficult to interpret and use in a court of law. The researcher from the Aalborg University is now establishing numbers on the evidential value of DNA from Y chromosomes, providing courts with a valuable tool.

A Rise In Elderly Prisoners In Japan

A prison, in Tokushima, 520 km west of Tokyo, a building to house elderly inmates, putting itself at the forefront of an effort to cope with Japan's gregarious prisoner population. The number of prisoners aged 60 or older has risen 7% from a decade ago to 9,308.