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Courtroom of the Future

By Eileen Buckley

Buffalo, NY – A downtown Buffalo courtroom has new, high tech features to assist lawyers and jurors during a trial.

A 50-inch flat screen television, new podium monitors for lawyers and witnesses, high definition projections and other visual displays are now part of State Supreme Court Justice John Curran's courtroom.

Justice Curran says with the leadership of Administrative Judge Sharon Townsend, the coutroom has been fully integrated with modern media that assists lawyers as they present evidence to a jury.

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