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Family Health Care Decisions Act: In the Matter of Erie County Med. Ctr. Corp. (Doe)

Supreme Court, Erie County Family Health Care Decisions Act Do Not Resuscitate In the Matter of Erie County Med. Ctr. Corp. (Doe) Xx/11 Judge Michalek Background: The petitioner moved for the authority to withhold life-sustaining treatment from Jane Doe, an incapacitated ...

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Electronic Discovery: Dartnell Enterprises Inc. v. Hewlett Packard Company

Supreme Court, Monroe County Electronic Discovery Compelling Metadata Dartnell Enterprises Inc. v. Hewlett Packard Company 2006/02709 Judge Stander Background: The plaintiff commenced the action against the defendant alleging bad faith and tortuous interference with prospective business relations with third parties. The ...

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Annulment: Lazar v. Lazar

Supreme Court, Erie County Annulment Fraud Lazar v. Lazar 2009/901303 Judge NeMoyer Background: The parties were married in 1998 and had two children. The plaintiff wife filed for divorce in 2009 and the defendant counterclaimed for an annulment of the ...

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High court asked to end non-unanimous convictions

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Almost anywhere in the United States, two holdouts among 12 jurors would prevent a conviction. Unfortunately for Troy Barbour, his trial for attempted murder took place in Louisiana, where he got 48 years in prison after a jury convicted him on a 10-2 vote.

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