Could 30 court cases be in jeopardy?

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April 3, 2014 2:17:19 PM PDT
Remember the scene in the movie "The Shining," where Shelly Duvall is watching her husband played by Jack Nicholson go crazy at a haunted house on a mountain where they're spending the winter as caretakers.

It's a great Stephen King horror film ? and Nicholson is supposed to be writing a book, but when Duvall sees the typed pages, there's just one line: "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy."

Hard not to conjure up that turning-point scene in the movie when we heard today about an alcoholic court stenographer in Manhattan who goes off track, typing not testimony but just one line: "I hate my job, I hate my job." Over and over again.

Now some 30 court cases are in jeopardy and scrutiny.

Can you imagine? We're looking into the story.

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