News of the WeekKENNEWICK MAN

Scientists Hope Ruling Will Lead Them to Bones

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Science  13 Feb 2004:
Vol. 303, Issue 5660, pp. 943
DOI: 10.1126/science.303.5660.943

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Scientists are closer than ever to conducting research on Kennewick Man after a U.S. appeals court ruled last week that a law protecting Native American human relics does not apply to the 9300-year-old bones.