A radiologist expert witness comes under fire

More evidence to clean up the expert witness system:

“The complaint raises another example of greed, fraud, in lawsuits,” he said. “Here in West Virginia a radiologist was paid nearly $10 million by personal injury lawyers to allegedly doctor X-rays of potential asbestos victims.”

Harron’s reputation earned him a mock Academy Award for “science fiction” in March from Cohen’s non-profit group.

“Junk lawsuits and bad actors like Ray Harron who are willing to trade the truth for money are only hurting those who are truly sick and deserving of compensation,” Cohen said at the time. “Juries must have accurate information from reliable experts if justice is to be served.”

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