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The end of expert witness immunity - another significant contribution by the City of Liverpool to the law of tort.

  On the 14 March 2001 Paul Wynne Jones was stationary on his motorcycle, waiting to turn at a road junction in Liverpool, when he was struck by a car driven by Mr Bennett. Mr Bennett was drunk, uninsured and driving whilst disqualified. Mr Jones suffered significant physical and psychiatric injuries including post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, an adjustment disorder and assoc... [More]