Md. DNA Law In Front Of SCOTUS Aided 43 CasesA Maryland DNA law being challenged in the U.S. Supreme Court helped lead to 43 convictions over the past four years, but state data shows the majority of the convictions could eventually have happened even without the new law.
Top Md. Court Strikes Down Part Of DNA LawMaryland's highest court has struck down as unconstitutional part of a state law that lets police collect DNA samples from anyone arrested for a violent crime or trying to commit one.