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CHAPMAN v. MAYTAG CORP., 01-4061

Scientific expert testimony in a wrongful death suit was improperly admitted, where the court failed to apply the requisite analytical principles for reliability set forth in Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 509 U.S. 579.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 05/21/2002
  • Decided 07/29/2002
  • Published 07/29/2002

Judges

  • BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before:  BAUER, COFFEY, and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Seventh Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  • P. Gregory Cross (argued), Cross, Marshall, Schuck, Deweese, Cross & Feick, Muncie, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellee., John R. Doyle (argued), McDermott, Will & Emery, Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.