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Video Evidence Expert Testifies In Sheley Trial

Video Evidence Expert Testifies In Sheley Trial

The trial of Nicholas Sheley, accused of killing eight people in two states, began last week in Galesburg, IL. A video evidence expert witness was called to testify on the video surveillance system at the East Main Hy Vee store and gas station used as evidence in the trial. The

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Daubert Challenges A Decade After Kumho Tire

Daubert Challenges A Decade After Kumho Tire

In Special Legal Report: Daubert Challenges Ten Years After Kumho Tire, Sherrye Henry, Jr, Esq., BVWire Legal Editor writes:
It’s been ten years since the U.S. Supreme Court expanded its ruling in Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to all types of technical expert testimony—including financial experts and business appraisers—in Kumho Tire v. Carmichael. PriceWaterhouseCoopers has just released its new Daubert Challenges to Financial Experts: A Ten-year Study of Trends and Outcomes, 2000 to 2009. After examining over 5,200 Daubert challenges to expert witnesses of all types, in federal and state courts, the PwC study concludes:

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