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In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, videoconferencing technology has played an increasingly important role in connecting lawyers, litigants, judges and court staff to help keep the wheels of justice turning. But, allowing an injured plaintiff to videoconference his family into the courtroom on monitors displayed to the jury is a step too far, according to one Pennsylvania judge.

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Max Mitchell

Max Mitchell is ALM's Pennsylvania Bureau Chief overseeing The Legal Intelligencer, Delaware Law Weekly and Delaware Business Court Insider. Follow him on Twitter @MMitchellTLI. His email is [email protected]

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