State v. G.E.P.

In State v. J.L.G., the NJ Supreme Court rejected the use of Child Sexual Abuse Accommodation Syndrome evidence — with the exception of certain testimony concerning delayed disclosures — because the evidence lacked “a sufficiently reliable basis in science to be the subject of expert testimony.” In these consolidated appeals, the Court considered whether that … Read more

Dana Holding Corp. v. Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board

While the instant action was proceeding on direct appeal, the Supreme Court ruled in Protz v. Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board, 161 A.3d 827 (Pa. 2017) that a certain potion of workers’ compensation benefits statutory law was unconstitutional. The claimant in the instant matter properly raised and preserved the same issue for his case and now … Read more