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Judge Won’t Unseal Settlement But Explains His Decision

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· Story link A New Jersey Superior Court judge declined to unseal a settlement agreement in a lawsuit involving a…

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A New Jersey Superior Court judge declined to unseal a settlement agreement in a lawsuit involving a girl left quadriplegic, but he did explain his reason for sealing the record. Judge Robert Wilson said announcement of the amount might prompt the father – under court order to stay away from the girl – to try to steal the money.  (11/21/07)