This boondoggle charges $60.00 per hour to tape the deposition and then anywhere from $120.00 to $300.00 to transcribe 60 minutes of chatter. We don't see the real savings unless attorneys don't transcribe the depos. If the audio file could be downloaded, we guess an enterprising attorney with a laptop could do some damage at trial. But what do we know?
There's been some real lively discussion on Judge Petersen speaking out about Judge Lederman's reign as chief judge at Juvenile. For our part we think it's refreshing for Judges to speak out against other Judges. This much is for sure: It is abhorrent to have a court system where Judges create atmospheres of fear and oppression.
But then again, without fear and oppression, not to mention "demands for rigid conformity and obedience" how would Broward continue to operate?
And finally, this is a pretty cool link to NASA that allows you to listen to various parts of the Apollo 11 Mission.