9th Circuit Finds No Error In Expert Testimony, Upholds Sexual Abuse Conviction

(August 20, 2015, 12:08 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 19 affirmed the conviction of a man for the sexual abuse of minors, finding that an expert’s testimony was reliable and helpful to the jury (United States of America v. Billy Charley Young, No. 14-10160, 9th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 14559).

(Memorandum available. Document #30-150911-007Z.)

The United States of America brought four counts against Billy Charley Young of sexually abusing his minor daughter and stepdaughters. On April 2, 2014, U.S. Senior Judge Stephen...
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