Michigan Panel Affirms Exclusion Of False Confession Expert From Sex Abuse Trial

Michigan Panel Affirms Exclusion Of False Confession Expert From Sex Abuse Trial

LANSING, Mich. - A trial court did not err in excluding expert testimony that a Marine's training to obey orders resulted in his false confession to sexually touching a minor, a Michigan Court of Appeals panel held Oct. 17 (State of Michigan v. Alex Travolto Thames, No. 306313, Mich. App.; 2013 Mich. App. LEXIS 1667).

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