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The DNA of Toshikazu Sugaya, convicted of killing a 4-year-old girl in 1990, does not match that of bodily fluid taken from the victim’s underwear, a forensic scientist testified Tuesday at his retrial.

Koichi Suzuki, a professor at Osaka Medical College, gave the testimony at the second session of Sugaya’s retrial at the Utsunomiya District Court, which is expected to find he was wrongly convicted.

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