March 17, 2011
Negligence trial was not rendered fundamentally unfair when trial judge fell asleep during voir dire and during installer’s opening statements; no objections were made during voir dire, during opening statement the court correctly read back the record, and home owner failed to show any prejudice.
Griffin v. Ellis Aluminum & Screen, Inc., 30 So. 3d 714 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 2010)
Suggested by Joseph M. Winsby; Attorney; Gaebe, Mullen, Antonelli & DiMatteo; Coral Gables, FL