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Testimony about pedophilia diagnostic criteria admissible (access required)

Where an expert examined appellant and concluded he did not meet the diagnostic criteria of a pedophile, the trial court incorrectly barred this testimony on the basis that it would be opinion testimony on an ultimate issue of the case and would invade the province of the jury. The error was prejudicial. Appellant’s convictions for computer ...