PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"DNA testing in the county is expanding from killings and rapes to less violent robberies, burglaries and drug deals. Prosecutors say this will lead to quicker convictions because defendants will cave and plead guilty. Defense lawyers worry that as more DNA samples are pushed through the county's crime lab, it will boost the odds of false matches."

Must be nice: "Sarah Palin has billed taxpayers for 312 nights spent in her own home during her first 19 months in office, charging a 'per diem' allowance intended to cover meals and incidental expenses while traveling on state business."

* Joel Achenbach notes there's always been questions about what the vice president should, you know, do.
* Abu Aardvark, on Maliki's plan.
* Maybe we should be paying more attention to the India nuclear deal.
* And it might not be Asia's century after all.
* Can they rebrand the Republican party?
* Expanding options for cremation.
* The AV Club talks with David Carradine.

Neat read: on the ground for payday in Biyala.

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