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Good Reads For Expert Witnesses

November 4th, 2016 · No Comments · Business and Financial, Criminology and Investigations, EWN News, Psychiatry and Psychology

Hot-Tubbing Expert Witnesses The Daily Business Review published an article outlining the case for concurrent expert evidence direction (also known as the tandem experts process). Instead of each party putting on its expert in an asynchronous fashion as part of their case, an agreement is made to “hot tub” or put all experts on a […]

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DWI Forensics Analyst Accused of Perjury

October 24th, 2016 · No Comments · Criminology and Investigations, EWN News, Experts, Forensics

There’s another problem with a DWI forensic analyst in Texas. On the heels of questions about a forensics analyst lying about credentials, now thousands more DWI cases are potentially at risk. It all started when a Department of Public Safety DWI forensics analyst pled the Fifth during a DWI trial in Collin County. The prosecutor […]

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Sanction Against Expert Witness Overturned

October 21st, 2016 · No Comments · Accidents and Injuries, Criminology and Investigations, EWN News, Experts, Forensics

An accident reconstruction expert witness achieved a victory of sorts. The Fourth District Court of Appeal Wednesday reversed a nearly $6,670 civil contempt fine against him. The fine was lifted because the appellate court found that the expert had not intentionally violated a court order. The lower court had issued the fine after finding that […]

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Mariana Judge Rules in Expert Battle

August 29th, 2016 · No Comments · Certification, Criminology and Investigations, EWN News, Expert Witness

The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands denied without prejudice the motion of the U.S. government to exclude the testimony of an expert witness for one of three Chinese nationals being tried. The suspects were arrested and charged following the seizure of 4.9 lbs of methamphetamine or “ice” worth $850,000 during a routine inspection […]

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Flint’s New Crisis, Investigation Expenses

August 15th, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News

The Detroit News reported that the Michigan AG has spent $2 million dollars over the last six months investigating the widespread contamination of Flint’s water. “We’re going to spend whatever it takes to get the truth and not one penny more,” was the quote from the spokesperson for the AG’s office. If I was a […]

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Expert Witness News: “Un-Daubert-able” Cases

July 15th, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News

In expert witness related news: Shaken Baby syndrome cases are given a second look after medical industry debates, criminal profiler says Maryvile murders could be the work of a serial killer, and Goldman Sachs trial shows how insiders are raking in bonuses. Here were the top headlines you need to know for July 11th– July […]

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Expert Witness News: Parrot Experts v Mirena

July 1st, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News, Experts

In expert witness related news: Johnson & Johnson lawsuit has escalated to Daubert levels, Oracle and HP trial escalates attacking expert witnesses, and pediatric pathologist challenges six forensics experts in child abuse trial. Here were the top headlines you need to know for June 27th– July 1st: Top story of the week: Oracle challenges economist […]

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Expert Witness News: Jimmy Page v. Disney Resort

June 17th, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News

Our condolences to the victims of the Orlando attack. If you would like to help, you can send donations to help the victim’s families and survivors of the shooting at GoFundMe campaign.   In expert witness related news: an expert values a tugboat with 3.2 tons of cocaine, Freddie Gray trial continues to heat up, […]

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Expert Witness News: Stanford v Supreme Court

June 10th, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News

In expert witness related news: FBI creates new expert witness guidelines, a racist statement by an expert witness causes the Supreme Court to take a second look, and impeaching an expert witness managed to save a man from death row.   Here were the top headlines you need to know for June 6th– June 9th:   […]

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Expert Witness News: Tyson v. Bitcoin

June 3rd, 2016 · No Comments · EWN News

In expert witness related news: new study shows radiologists could have a tougher time on the stand, state provides Chambers with the funds for an expert witness, and economists argue that Bitcoin is not real money.   Here were the top headlines you need to know for May 30th– June 3rd:   Expert testifies officer’s actions as […]

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