What happens after the District Judge adopts the Magistrate Judge R&R?

Asked over 1 year ago - Islip, NY

This is a debt collections case in which the judge stated "Even under a de novo standard the Court adopts the R&R in its entirety. And also stated by the defendants that if the judge was to adopt the R&R they would file a motion for summary judgment.

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  1. Eric Edward Rothstein

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . If the judge adopts the r & r that becomes the decision.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and now handle criminal defense and personal injury/civil rights cases.... more

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