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News - April 16, 2014

Judge delays trial in defamation lawsuit

Woodell, two defendants told they must try to settle

by Sandy Brundage

Will nine months be enough time to settle a defamation lawsuit revolving around campaign sign shenanigans? The defendants, along with a San Mateo County judge, seem to hope so.

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Posted by Perry Mason, a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Apr 16, 2014 at 7:23 am

One interesting point of the story is:

"A request to reopen discovery was denied."

Now Menlo Park residents don't have to worry about being served with frivolous subpoenas for depositions for this 3-ring circus thus saving us from having to take time off work, not to mention expensive attorney fees @ $550/hour.

Thank you Judge Robert Foiles. You are an honorable public servant.


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