11th-Hour Order Keeps Ailing Brooklyn Hospital Open

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 6:41 PM EDT) -- A Brooklyn judge on Friday blocked the State University of New York and its trustees from shuttering Long Island College Hospital after the university system said it was seeking alternative proposals "to provide health care services around the LICH campus consistent with the health care needs of the community."

Brooklyn trial court Judge Johnny Lee Baynes issued the order at the urging of New York City Public Advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio after two dramatic days in which the money-losing, 275-bed hospital's staff reported...
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