Westminster Commission on Forensic Science features on BBC Radio 4’s Law in Action

Joshua Rozenberg talks to the Westminster Commission’s Prof Angela Gallop and barrister Katy Thorne. ‘The UK’s forensic science used to be considered the gold standard, but no longer. The risk of miscarriages of justice is growing. And now a new Westminster Commission is trying to find out what went wrong. Joshua talks to its co-chair, leading forensic scientist Dr Angela Gallop CBE, and to criminal defence barrister Katy Thorne KC.’