woman who alleges she was raped by her psychologist can bring testimony from other alleged victims into her case against him, a common pleas court judge has ruled.
The judge said the testimony was vital to the victim’s case since it showed the psychologist’s habit of plotting assaults on his patients. The relevance of the testimony overshadowed any prejudice to the psychologist, Lackawanna County Common Pleas Court Judge Carmen Minora said.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]