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U.S. Attorney's Office Testifies at D.C. Council Hearing on Forensic Sciences

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia

            WASHINGTON - The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia testified today at a committee hearing before the Council of the District of Columbia on proposed legislation, Bill 24-0838, the “Restoring Trust and Credibility to Forensic Sciences Amendment Act of 2022.”

            As stated today, the U.S. Attorney’s Office is committed to working with its partners to chart a path forward for the District of Columbia Department of Forensic Sciences.

            In addition to appearing before the Council’s Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety, Elana Suttenberg, Special Counsel to the U.S. Attorney, provided written remarks, available in the accompanying attachment.

            The testimony is also available at this link





Updated July 1, 2022

Press Release Number: 22-204