Pro-Plaintiff Opinion from Sixth Circuit

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a ruling of the trial judge excluding certain experts in a medical negligence case, stating that Daubert’s role of ensuring that the courtroom door remains closed to junk science is not served by the exclusion of testimony supported by relevant experience. The Court further held the “exclusion of testimony in cases of medical experts is rarely justified as opposed to supposed experts in the area of product liability.”

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