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State crime lab to retest evidence from troubled St. Paul lab

Lead prosecutors in Ramsey, Dakota and Washington counties have asked the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to re-examine all evidence in pending drug cases previously tested at the St. Paul crime lab where sloppy, unscientific work has been exposed. The retests of evidence in about 350 to 400 cases will begin immediately.
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Lead prosecutors in Ramsey, Dakota and Washington counties have asked the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to re-examine all evidence in pending drug cases previously tested at the St. Paul crime lab where sloppy, unscientific work has been exposed. The retests of evidence in about 350 to 400 cases will begin immediately.

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