Forensic Expert Calls Clemens Beer Can Evidence 'Garbage'

Law360, Washington (June 5, 2012, 7:56 PM EDT) -- A forensic toxicologist told jurors on Tuesday that medical waste stored for six years in a crushed beer can that allegedly implicates Roger Clemens in the use of performance-enhancing drugs is likely cross-contaminated and would hold little credence in the scientific world.

The defense's chemical expert, Bruce Goldberger, repeatedly told the court that there was no test to determine whether the mishmash of needles, steroids, human growth hormone and stained cotton balls packed into a crushed Miller Lite beer can by Clemens' former personal trainer, Brian...
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USA v. CLEMENS


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1:10-cr-00223

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District Of Columbia

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August 19, 2010

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