These are things people
actually said in court, word for word, taken down and published by court reporters.
Q: What is your date of birth?
A: July 15th.
Q: What year?
A: Every year.
Q: This myasthenia gravis,
does it affect your memory at all?
Q: And in what ways does it affect your memory?
A : I forget.
Q: You forget. Can you give us an example of something that you've forgotten?
Q: Do you know if your daughter
has ever been involved in voodoo or the occult?
A: We both do.
A: We do.
Q: You do?
A: Yes, voodoo.
Q: So the date of conception
(of the baby) was August 8th?
Q: And what were you doing at that time?
Q: Doctor, how many autopsies
have you performed on dead people?
A: All my autopsies are performed on dead people.
Q: Doctor, before you performed
the autopsy, did you check for a pulse?
Q: Did you check for blood pressure?
Q: Did you check for breathing?
Q: So, then it is possible that the patient was alive when you began the autopsy?
Q: How can you be so sure, Doctor?
A: Because his brain was sitting on my desk in a jar.
Q: But could the patient have still been alive, nevertheless?
A: Yes, it is possible that he could have been alive and practicing law somewhere.
A: The autopsy
Q: And Mr. Dennington was dead at the time?
A: No, he was sitting on the table wondering why I was doing an autopsy.
Q: Are you qualified to give
a urine sample?
Q: Are you sexually active?
A: No, I just lie there.
Q: What gear were you in at
the moment of the impact?
A: Gucci sweats and Reeboks.
Q: What was the first thing
your husband said to you when he woke up that morning?
A: He said, "Where am I, Cathy?"
Q: And why did that upset you?
A: My name is Susan.
Q: How was your first marriage
A: By death.
Q: And by whose death was it terminated?
Q: Can you describe the individual?
A: He was about medium height and had a beard.
Q: Was this a male, or a female?
Q: Is your appearance here
this morning pursuant to a deposition notice which I sent to your attorney?
A: No, this is how I dress when I go to work.