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PEOPLE v. BUI, C029902

An expert witness' novel theory on how methamphetamine consumption affected driving ability in vehicular manslaughter trial is admissible because the opinion was derived from generally accepted scientific principles and procedures.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 02/07/2001
  • Published 02/07/2001

Judges

  • SCOTLAND, P.J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  •  Roberta Simon, under appointment by the Court of Appeal, Oakland, for Defendant and Appellant., Bill Lockyer, Attorney General, David P. Druliner, Chief Assistant Attorney General, Robert R. Anderson, Senior Assistant Attorney General, Carlos Martinez, Supervising Deputy Attorney General, and Alison Elle Aleman, Deputy Attorney General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.
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