TITLE

Courtroom conundrum

AUTHOR(S)
Schrof, Joannie M.
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/26/92, Vol. 113 Issue 16, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that judges and juries are struggling with complex scientific testimony. Last week, the Supreme Court acknowledged problems with the handling of scientific testimony when it agreed to hear an appeal that turns specifically on the question of how science should be used in the courtroom. How the high court's ruling could affect a variety of new science cases; How to guarantee the quality and credibility of scientific testimony; More.
ACCESSION #
9210262061

 

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