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Defendant's murder conviction is reversed where allowing a physician, who was not present at the victim's autopsy, to testify based on the facts in the report of another doctor who did not appear at trial violated defendant's right of confrontation under the Sixth Amendment.
Filed August 25, 2009
Opinion by Judge Blease
Ann Hopkins, Sacramento, CA
Daniel B. Bernstein, Deputy Attorney General, Sacramento, CA