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Underwear ripping offers forensic insights

John Kerr posted in on April 10th, 2012.

New research from the University of Otago examines how underwear fabric tears under experimental conditions, aiming to provide forensic data for sexual assault cases. The study, recently published in the journal Forensic Science International, analysed the tearing of three different types of fabrics commonly used in women’s underwear. Researchers examined the microscopic damage to the […]

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