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GE v. Joiner

Docket No.: 96-188
Argued: October 14, 1997
Decided: December 15, 1997

Topics:

Federal Rules of Evidence, Judicial Power, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Civil Procedure, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Rules of Evidence, abuse of discretion

Petitioner: GE
Respondent: Joiner

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 78 F.3d 524
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


522 U.S. 136 (1997)
Question:

Is the abuse of discretion standard the correct standard an appellate court should apply in reviewing a trial court's decision to admit or exclude expert testimony?

GE v. Joiner
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 14, 1997

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for GE, 0 vote(s) against
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