“The story of a parent accused of a crime she did not commit is not a myth; it is a true story with an ending that is still unwritten for many defendants. The way these stories end will be determined largely, if not exclusively, by criminal defense lawyers. They must be willing to expose the whole truth about the current research on infantile rib fractures due to metabolic bone disease. Much has been said over the last few years about the use of faulty science in the courtroom.”
This excerpt from the recent NACDL.org publication by John Cannell and Brandon Sanchez can be downloaded in PDF form here.