2nd Circuit Affirms Defense Verdict, Expert Exclusion In Low-Level Lead Case

NEW YORK - A trial court did not err in excluding expert testimony that low-level lead exposure caused a child's neuropsychological impairments, a Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel held Oct. 1, finding that the 30 articles he cited did not support his causation theory (John Szewczuk and Jennifer Friend v. Stellar 117 Garth, LLC, No. 12-3897-cv, 2nd Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 19984).

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