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Guidance on CBD Laws in Alabama
Dec 15, 2018  -  Attorney General Steve Marshall joined with the leadership of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, the Office of Prosecution Services, and the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences to draft and distribute public guidance on the current state of Alabama law on the possession, use, sale, or distribution of Cannabidiol, or CBD.
Presentation at the National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME) Annual Meeting
Oct 19, 2018  -  Edward Reedy, PhD, MD, presented a case report in poster format at the National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME) Annual Meeting in Palm Beach, Florida.
Presentation at the International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) Conference
Oct 10, 2018  -  Georgie McDaniel, a Forensic Scientist, Associate within the Forensic Biology DNA Database, recently presented a poster during the International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI) conference in Phoenix, Arizona.
National Forensic Science Week Recognizes Contribution of Forensic Practitioners
Sep 14, 2018  -  The nation is recognizing the hard work of the men and women who are in the field of Forensic Sciences during the week of September 16 - 22, 2018.