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Forensic Science Panel Recommends Wide-Ranging Arson Review

The momentous and long-awaited move was welcomed by the family of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was convicted of killing his three daughters in a 1991 arson fire. He was executed in 2004, and scientists have since discredited the science that was used to cement his arson conviction.

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 Kurt Kemp, Texas Parks and Wildlife

More Bad Drought News: End Not in Sight

The town of Junction recently endured a six-week ban on outdoor watering, during which residents sometimes used bathwater to water lawns. With the prospect of drought becoming a way of life, Junction is searching for solutions.

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