Farrell v R [1998] HCA 50 | 13 August 1998

ON 13 AUGUST 1998, the High Court of Australia delivered Farrell v R [1998] HCA 50; 194 CLR 286; 155 ALR 652; 72 ALJR 1292 (13 August 1998).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/high_ct/1998/50.html

Expert evidence is admissible to assist the court with the provision of specialized information likely to “outside the experience and knowledge of the judge or jury” and “beyond the experience of ordinary persons” (at 292-293).

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