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WDVA: Corrections’ experts not qualified on adequacy of care (access required)

A former inmate asserting he didn’t receive adequate mental health care during his incarceration was successful in seeking to limit trial testimony from certain Department of Corrections experts. Two current Department employees were qualified to opine on whether the plaintiff’s care met the Department’s standards, but not on whether care met objective, non-Department standards. Background Plaintiff Reginald ...