June 23, 2014

September 1997 - Did They Really Say That?

From Pete T. Patterson of Houston (London, Schaeffer & Patterson), this excerpt from the testimony of the president of a management company in a premises liability case - in which Pete represents the plaintiff.

Q. So you're saying that either Kathy Ghaly or Laura Smith failed in their job duty to check out -
A. I'm not saying that.
Q. - Mr. Wartley's employment?
A. I'm not saying that.
Q. Well -
A. You're saying that.
Q. I am saying that.
A. I am not saying that.
Q. Okay. What are you saying?
A. I'm not saying anything.