New York State Court of Claims

New York State Court of Claims

VAN DUYNE v. THE STATE OF NEW YORK, #2000-005-509, Claim No. 99582 & 99583, Motion No. M-60880


Synopsis


Consolidation of claims for trial granted.

Case Information

UID:
2000-005-509
Claimant(s):
EMERALD VAN DUYNE
Claimant short name:
VAN DUYNE
Footnote (claimant name) :

Defendant(s):
THE STATE OF NEW YORK
Footnote (defendant name) :

Third-party claimant(s):

Third-party defendant(s):

Claim number(s):
99582 & 99583
Motion number(s):
M-60880
Cross-motion number(s):

Judge:
Donald J. Corbett, Jr.
Claimant's attorney:
Emerald Van DuynePro Se
Defendant's attorney:
Eliot Spitzer, Attorney GeneralBy: Timothy P. Mulvey, Assistant Attorney General
Third-party defendant's attorney:

Signature date:
May 22, 2000
City:
Rochester
Comments:

Official citation:

Appellate results:

See also (multicaptioned case)



Decision

On January 12, 2000, the following papers, numbered 1 to 4, were read on motion by Defendant for an order consolidating Claim Nos. 99582 and 99583 for trial:
Papers Numbered

Notice of Motion, Affirmation and Exhibits Annexed 1, 2

Filed Papers: Claims 3, 4


Upon the foregoing papers, this motion is granted.

Defendant asserts that the two claims herein involve common questions of law and facts, making consolidation appropriate and desirable. There is no opposition to this motion and I concur that consolidation is in the interests of justice and judicial economy.

The motion is granted.


May 22, 2000
Rochester, New York

HON. DONALD J. CORBETT, JR.
Judge of the Court of Claims