March 11, 2014

February 1999 - What Did I Just Say?

From Darryl S. Vereen of El Paso (Mounce Green, ect.), this excerpt from "the deposition of the investigating DPS trooper in a multi-vehicle truck/auto fatality collision" - where beer cans were found in the decendent's car.

Q. Did you in fact look into whether or not Mr. Craver had been drinking prior to this accident?

A. Yes.

Q. How did you go about doing that?

A. Blood sample.

Q. And did you obtain a report through the Department of Public Safety as to Mr. Craver's blood alcohol level?
A. Yes.

Q. And what was his blood alcohol level?

A. It indicated that he did not have any blood in his system at the time.
Q. Let me hand you what we will go ahead and mark as Plaintiff's exhibit -

A. Or what did I just say?