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A New Way to Solve a Murder, Part 2: The Future of Genetic Privacy

A New Way to Solve a Murder, Part 2: The Future of Genetic Privacy

Update: 2019-06-0769
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The police identified a suspect in a double murder after combing through DNA profiles on a website designed to connect family members. We look at what his trial will tell us about the future of genetic genealogy in solving crimes. Guests: Heather Murphy, a New York Times reporter, spoke with CeCe Moore, a genetic genealogist, and Curtis Rogers, a creator of the genealogy website GEDMatch. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily.

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Andrew Wright

Did The Daily just use the ring from the movie Crank as a sound effect? lol Chev Chelios needs some genetic privacy!

Jun 7th
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Ryan Pena

Andrew Wright hahahah I've had that ringtone since that movie came out! so good!

Jun 7th
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A New Way to Solve a Murder, Part 2: The Future of Genetic Privacy

A New Way to Solve a Murder, Part 2: The Future of Genetic Privacy