“Mountebanks” and “charlatans”

November 7, 2012

  • 110 CRIMINAL LAW
  • 110XVII Evidence
  • 110XVII(R) Opinion Evidence
  • 110k482 Examination of Experts
  • 110k489 k. Cross-examination and redirect examination.

110 CRIMINAL LAWCross-examination of alleged expert is one of methods available to accused as safeguard against being railroaded by testimony of a mountebank or charlatan.
Cooper v. State, 340 So. 2d 91 (Ala. Crim. App. 1976)