Who Is the Forensic Odontologist Who Wrongfully Convicted People Based on Bite Marks?
There have actually been several cases in which a person was convicted based on analysis done on bite marks and later found innocent. So, there is not just one odontologist that has made an error in bite mark analysis that has led to an innocent person being convicted of a crime they did not commit. You can find more information here: http://www.innocenceproject.org/Content/394.php
Forensic dentistry is the application of dental knowledge to those criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system. Forensic dentists are involved in assisting...