[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/CRIME/07/09/jonbenet.dna/art.jonbenet.kusa.jpg caption="JonBenet Ramsey was found dead in the basement of her family's home in Boulder, Colorado."]
Recently developed "touch DNA" technology has cleared all members of JonBenet Ramsey's family of her slaying, authorities said Wednesday.
Boulder County District Attorney Mary Lacy said no one in the Ramsey family is considered a suspect and formally apologized in a letter to John Ramsey for the cloud of suspicion his family has lived under for nearly 12 years.
"To the extent that we may have contributed in any way to the public perception that you might have been involved in this crime, I am deeply sorry," Lacy wrote.
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