Turovsky Quoted in Associated Press on Court Closures in California Amid COVID-19

Justice on hold: coronavirus prompts court delays, closings
– Associated Press

Leader of Manatt’s civil trial and appellate practice Ronald Turovsky spoke with The Associated Press about the impact that COVID-19 is having on the court system in California. In particular, Turovsky discussed the virus’ impact on trials, especially as it relates to postponements potentially resulting in challenges over a defendant’s right to a prompt trial in criminal cases. He also notes that the delays could create backlogs.

 This story was picked up in numerous publications, including The New York Times and The Washington Post.


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