MN v. Derek Chauvin Trial Day 13 - David Fowler - Ret Forensic Pathologist | Summary and Q&A

31.7K views
April 14, 2021
by
Law&Crime Network
YouTube video player
MN v. Derek Chauvin Trial Day 13 - David Fowler - Ret Forensic Pathologist

TL;DR

Dr. Fowler, an expert witness, is questioned on his objectivity, thoroughness, and bias in his background research and testimony in the George Floyd case.

Install to Summarize YouTube Videos and Get Transcripts

Questions & Answers

Q: Do you agree that as an expert witness, you should be objective, fair, and impartial?

Yes, I agree that as an expert witness, objectivity, fairness, and impartiality are essential.

Q: Did you consider the weight of Chauvin's equipment in assessing the pressure applied to Floyd's body?

No, I did not consider the weight of Chauvin's equipment, but I acknowledge that it should have been taken into account.

Q: Did you have any data on carbon monoxide levels or conduct air sampling to assess Floyd's exposure to vehicle emissions?

No, I did not have any data or conduct air sampling to determine Floyd's carbon monoxide exposure.

Q: Is it true that you didn't receive any information or test results showing Floyd had a single injury from carbon monoxide?

Yes, that is true. I did not receive any data or test results on carbon monoxide injuries.

Summary & Key Takeaways

  • Dr. Fowler is questioned on his objectivity and thoroughness as an expert witness.

  • He is challenged on his failure to consider the weight of Chauvin's equipment in determining the pressure applied to George Floyd's body.

  • Dr. Fowler admits to not receiving any data on carbon monoxide levels or conducting air sampling to assess Floyd's exposure to vehicle emissions.

  • He is questioned on his knowledge and understanding of certain studies and his lack of quantitative analysis in assessing Floyd's oxygen levels and carbon dioxide levels.

Share This Summary 📚

Summarize YouTube Videos and Get Video Transcripts with 1-Click

Download browser extensions on:

Explore More Summaries from Law&Crime Network 📚

Summarize YouTube Videos and Get Video Transcripts with 1-Click

Download browser extensions on: