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Delay in pursuing return of privileged document is fatal (access required)

County officials could not claw-back a purportedly privileged report prepared during an internal investigation because any privilege or protection was waived by the county’s significant delay in attempting to retrieve the files after learning they had been given to plaintiff’s counsel. Background This matter is before the court on defendant Bedford County’s motions to claw back from ...