Thursday, 23 October 2014

Deposition, Testimony and Expert Witness Videos
Legal News, Articles, Reports and Reference Documents
State to pay for opposition's expert witness in Pfeifer appeal

Sep 30 — A man found guilty of third-degree sexual abuse received approval to use an expert witness at the state's expense, according to court documents. Evan Pfeifer, 22, who was sentenced to prison in 2012 for raping a woman on the Pentacrest two years ... UI The Daily Iowan

Expert Witness For Silk Road Suggests FBI Lied About How They Accessed ...

Oct 2 — In the document, reproduced below, Horowitz says that his “practice is concentrated on criminal defense matters that require expertise in technology and computer software” and that he has extensive experience in Linux and open source server software ... TechCrunch (blog)

Death Row Inmates' Expert Witness Bills State For $3.5 Million, And Is Paid ...

Sep 13 — Many legal twists arose in the long-running lawsuit by death row inmates who claimed Connecticut's death penalty is racially biased, but maybe the biggest twist was financial: After the five inmates lost the case, their expert witness billed the state ... Hartford Courant

The Ninth Circuit assumes the role of gatekeeper to determine expert witness ...

Sep 25 — The plaintiffs filed a motion requesting a pretrial Daubert hearing regarding Mr. Cohen as an expert witness. Id. at 461-62. The district court rejected the motion for a pretrial Daubert hearing and, instead, reversed its decision to exclude Mr. Cohen ... Lexology (registration)

ExpertPages 2014 Survey Reports Expert Witness Hourly Fees Record All-Time ...

Sep 21 — Expert witness work is in! That was evident today as ExpertPages.com released the findings from its 2014 Expert Witness Fees & Practices Survey. With litigation of all types becoming increasingly complex, the demand and compensation for qualified and DigitalJournal.com

Unspoken: Political Ties of Expert Witness at Executions Hearing

Sep 17 — State Rep. Mike Christian told a House committee Tuesday that he favors dropping lethal injection and instead using an inert gas, such as nitrogen or helium, to execute condemned prisoners. To examine the method, Christian said he turned to the ... Oklahoma Watch

Death Row Inmates' Expert Witness Bills State For $3.5 Million; Is Paid Half

Sep 17 — Many legal twists arose in the long-running lawsuit by death row inmates who claimed Connecticut's death penalty is racially biased, but maybe the biggest twist was financial: After the five inmates lost the case, their expert witness billed the state ... Hartford Courant

Clipped from Google -- Oct 2014