California Supreme Court Watch

Mar 02, 2019
#19-22 Hart v. Keenan Properties, Inc., S253295. (A152692; 29 Cal.App.5th 203; Alameda County Superior Court; RG16838191.)

#19-22 Hart v. Keenan Properties, Inc., S253295. (A152692; 29 Cal.App.5th 203; Alameda County Superior Court; RG16838191.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) Was a witness’s testimony about his recollection of seeing invoices regarding the supply of products containing asbestos to plaintiff’s worksite inadmissible hearsay? (2) Could secondary evidence of the invoices be authenticated by the witness’s statements and other circumstantial evidence?

Review granted: 02/27/2019

See the California Court of Appeal opinion.