SUNY Can’t Close Hospital After Hiding Decision: Judge

Law360, New York (March 14, 2013, 9:38 PM EDT) -- A New York judge on Thursday annulled the State University of New York's decision to close Long Island College Hospital, saying the organization failed to provide adequate information to the public about its controversial plan to shutter the hospital and effectively voted to do so in secret.

Kings County Supreme Court Judge Johnny Lee Baynes ruled that the SUNY board that made the decision earlier this year to close the ailing Brooklyn hospital effectively did so behind closed doors and without making the legally required effort...
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