TITLE

Court of Appeal issues guidance on shaken baby cases

AUTHOR(S)
Dyer, Clare
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;6/26/2010, Vol. 340 Issue 7761, p1378
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the new guidance issued by the Court of Appeal of England and Wales on how judges and juries should handle expert evidence concerning shaken baby cases, to ensure that judgments are reached on a logically justifiable basis.
ACCESSION #
51930277

Tags: APPELLATE courts;  SHAKEN baby syndrome;  EXPERT evidence

 

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