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Federal Rule of Evidence 702

Federal Rule of Evidence 702

Definition

Provides that an expert witness may testify in the form of an opinion if (1) the expert’s scientific, technical, or other specialized knowledge will help the trier of fact to understand the evidence or to determine a fact in issue; (2) the testimony is based on sufficient facts or data; (3) the testimony is the product of reliable principles and methods; and (4) the expert has reliably applied the principles and methods to the facts of the case.

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