And Who Decides? Author: FRANKLIN HOKE, pp.1
Date: June 13,1994
|Some scientists say a Supreme Court decision to deemphasize peer review has led to better court science
A landmark Supreme Court decision concerning the use of scientific evidence in legal proceedings--although handed down a year ago--is still a subject of vigorous debate among scientists and legal scholars. Observers say that one clear effect of the drug-liability case, Daubert et al. v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals Inc., has been to...