'The Changing Landscape of the Judicial Crisis': Appellate Division Allows Venue Change in Med-Mal Case After Moratorium Lifted

"This case shows the changing landscape of the judicial crisis, and why the governor and Legislature need to fully staff our courthouses around the state," plaintiffs counsel Christina Vassiliou Harvey of Lomurro, Munson, said. "This decision does not resolve the problem of a grossly understaffed judiciary around the state. While there has been movement, judicial nominees should be vetted and approved so that litigants’ cases can be heard as expeditiously as possible in a convenient forum."

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