Judge: Experts Allowed To Testify On Cause, Origin Of Fire In Product Liability Suit
(August 12, 2016, 1:15 PM EDT) -- FLORENCE, S.C. — Plaintiff experts may testify on the cause and origin of a fire in a products liability design defect case, a South Carolina federal judge ruled Aug. 10, denying a motion to exclude the testimony (Kelly Marshall v. Lowe’s Home Centers, LLC and GHP Group Inc., No. 14-04585, D. S.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 105317).
(Order available. Document #30-160909-001R.)
Kelly Marshall sued Lowe’s Home Centers LLC and GHP Group Inc., alleging that she sustained severe burns allegedly caused by a propane tank top heater...