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Two Things to Know When Scheduling Depositions

What Court Reporters Want You to Know

Background

To understand the importance of information when scheduling depositions today, we have to go back to August of 2013.  That was the first public evidence that a court reporter shortage was starting to rear its ugly head.  The Augusta Chronicle cited a shortage of court reporters as the reason two court days were suddenly canceled.  The State could not provide a required court reporter, and the County Clerk reported that this was not the first time it had happened. Continue reading