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11/15/96 DEPENDENTS GEORGE H. SHERMAN v. ERGON

November 15, 1996

DEPENDENTS OF GEORGE H. SHERMAN, DECEASED, APPELLANTS
v.
ERGON REFINING, INC. AND INSURANCE COMPANY OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA, APPELLEES



Before Thomas, P.j., Coleman, And Hinkebein, JJ.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: Thomas, P.j., For The Court:

Sherman v. Ergon Refining, Inc., 97-CC-00269, __ So. 2d __

THIS OPINION IS NOT DESIGNATED FOR PUBLICATION AND MAY NOT BE CITED, PURSUANT TO M.R.A.P. 35-B

TRIAL JUDGE: HON. ISADORE W. PATRICK, JR.

COURT FROM WHICH APPEALED: WARREN COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT

NATURE OF THE CASE: CIVIL - WORKERS' COMPENSATION

TRIAL COURT DISPOSITION: BENEFITS DENIED UNDER WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION

DISPOSITION AFFIRMED - 7/14/98

MOTION FOR REHEARING FILED:

CERTIORARI FILED:

MANDATE ISSUED:

Cathy Sherman and Denice Granger, dependants of the late George H. Sherman, III, appeal the denial of workers' compensation benefits, raising the following issues as error:

I. THE MISSISSIPPI WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION AND THE CIRCUIT COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, ERRED IN ALLOWING INTO EVIDENCE THE AUTOPSY REPORT REGARDING GEORGE H. SHERMAN, III, DECEASED.

II. THE MISSISSIPPI WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION AND THE CIRCUIT COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, ERRED IN ADMITTING IN EVIDENCE THE PORTIONS OF KENNETH R. BENNETT'S DEPOSITION WHICH PORTIONS WERE BASED UPON THE INADMISSIBLE AUTOPSY REPORT.

The claimants present two interrelated issues in their submitted brief. As the decision in the first issue is dispositive of the second, we need not address the ...


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