Saturday, February 21, 2015

Do Supreme Court judges allow family and friends to provide support by sitting in the back of the courtroom?

Q:  This relates to a matrimonial / family-related case.

A:  David's Answer:  The courtroom is presumptively open to the public - which thus includes friends or relatives. That said, if those friends or relatives may be called as a witness, the Judge has discretion to exclude them during pre-trial hearings. Call a Westchester Family law attorney to schedule a consult for a full assessment.  -- David Bliven, Westchester Family Law attorney (

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