Opinions with a price

Smith, Anne Kates
July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p64
Discusses how more-complex court cases mean jobs for expert witnesses. Details about how textile expert Rachel Maines helped win a court case by testifying against asbestos; The purpose of Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys (TASA) in Blue Bell, Pa.; Proposed changes in federal court rules may eventually restrict the use of expert testimony; Advice from Dan Poynter, author of `The Expert Witness Handbook'; Information on how to become an expert witness.


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