Split Maryland High Court: Lead Plaintiff’s Doctor May Testify As An Expert

Mealey's (October 19, 2015, 10:31 AM EDT) -- ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A divided Maryland Court of Appeals on Oct. 16 reversed a ruling by an intermediate appellate court that affirmed a trial court’s exclusion of a medical expert in a lead-paint poisoning case, concluding that the expert was qualified to testify as to causation (Jakeem Roy v. Elliot Dackman, et al., No. 6, Sept. Term 2015; 2015 Md. LEXIS 717).

(Opinion available. Document #15-151020-015Z.)


In 2011, Latisha Hillery filed a lawsuit against Elliot and Sandra Dackman, Jacob Dackman & Sons LLC and Brina...
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