Posted On: June 28, 2013 by Karen Olson

Suicide Expert Witness Testifies In Levi Chavez Case

Suicide expert witnesses may testify regarding suicide attempts, suicide rates, and suicidal ideation. This week, Dr. Allan Berman testified in the murder trial against ex-Albuquerque police officer Levi Chavez. Chavez is accused of shooting and killing his wife in 2007, and then attempting to make her death look like a suicide.

Dr. Berman, Ph.D., ABPP, is executive director of the American Association of Suicidology.

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