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Science and Logic Meet the Law

  • John G. Peters
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Science is technical, making it more than a superficial read for the nonscientist. The legal process can be equally challenging to the nonlawyer, especially when science and law collide in the courtroom.

Keywords

Emergency Medical Service Medical Examiner Causation Theory Expert Testimony Expert Witness 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

The author thanks Judy Melinek, M.D., Gregg J. Gunta, J.D., Kevin Reak, J.D., John Wolfgang, J.D., Wayne Schmidt, J.D., L.L.M., Michael A. Brave, J.D., William D. Steeves, Jr., Ed.D., and David A. Donovan, M.A. for their insightful comments and for their peer review of this work. Thanks to Rebecca Bours for proofreading several drafts. They are very gracious, but are not responsible for any errors.

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