Enhancing the Relationship of Science and the Courts

    Volume 43, Issue 1 (January 1998)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Published Online: 1 January 1998

    Page Count: 4


    Weinstein, JB
    Senior Judge, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, Shepard Broad Law Center Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL

    Abstract

    Learned Hand, at the opening of this century presented us with our common dilemma. How can a lay jury, which by definition does not have the requisite scientific knowledge and background, judge the credibility of scientific presentations by experts who present opposing conclusions?


    Paper ID: JFS16127J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS16127J

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