Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
William J. Guste, J., Atty. Gen., Barbara Rutledge, Asst. Atty. Gen., Harry F. Connick, Dist. Atty., Louise Korns, Richard Petre, John Craft, Spencer Kimball, Asst. Dist. Attys., for plaintiff-appellee.
Lloyd N. Frischhertz, Irvy E. Cosse, Jr., Seelig, Cosse & Frischhertz, New Orleans, for defendant-appellant.
Supreme Court of Louisiana.
Defendant, Bruce Wheeler, was convicted by a jury of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, La.R.S. 40:967, sentenced to three years at hard labor, and fined $1,000. Defendant appealed and argues eight assignments of error. Because we conclude the trial judge committed reversible error in admitting into evidence improper expert testimony over defendant's objection...
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