New York State Court of Claims

New York State Court of Claims

NEWMAN v. STATE OF NEW YORK, #2004-015-420, Claim No. 109199, Motion Nos. M-68565, M-68566, M-68567, M-68641, M-68642, M-68706, CM-68689


Synopsis


Court denied late claim relief to inmate who allegedly fell on ice covered walkway at Washington Correctional Facility Farm due to transitory nature of cause of the fall and the prejudice resulting from allowing a stale and unwitnessed fall to be pursued.


Case Information

UID:
2004-015-420
Claimant(s):
CARL C. NEWMAN The caption of this matter was amended sua sponte to reflect the only proper defendant.
Claimant short name:
NEWMAN
Footnote (claimant name) :

Defendant(s):
STATE OF NEW YORK
Footnote (defendant name) :
The caption of this matter was amended sua sponte to reflect the only proper defendant.
Third-party claimant(s):

Third-party defendant(s):

Claim number(s):
109199
Motion number(s):
M-68565, M-68566, M-68567, M-68641, M-68642, M-68706, CM-68689
Cross-motion number(s):

Judge:
FRANCIS T. COLLINS
Claimant's attorney:

Defendant's attorney:

Third-party defendant's attorney:

Signature date:

City:
Saratoga Springs
Comments:

Official citation:

Appellate results:

See also (multicaptioned case)
2004-015-419


Decision



Saratoga Springs, New York

HON. FRANCIS T. COLLINS
Judge of the Court of Claims