Man charged in 1992 slaying of teacher’s aide

The centerpiece of this defense (and prosecution) will be DNA evidence presented through expert witnesses.

While juries are smart and trustworthy, this is an area of science far beyond the knowledge of the average or even very well educated juror.

The prosecution expert must be “trusted” – beyond a reasonable doubt – and the defense expert must be discounted – again beyond a reasonable doubt.Man charged in 1992 slaying of teacher’s aide