March 15, 2013
ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER, MARK G. MIDEI,M.D., AND MIDATLANTIC CARDIOVASCULAR ASSOCIATES, P.A.
THE HONORABLE JOHN GRASON TURNBULL, II
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Robert M. Bell Chief Judge
Bell, C.J. Harrell Battaglia Greene Adkins Barbera McDonald, JJ.
ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER, MARK G. MIDEI, M.D., AND MIDATLANTIC CARDIOVASCULAR ASSOCIATES, P.A v. THE HONORABLE JOHN GRASON TURNBULL, II
In the Court of Appeals of Maryland
Misc. No. 21 September Term, 2012
Upon consideration of the Petition for Writ of Mandamus and/or Writ of Prohibition, and the responses filed thereto, and after consideration of the arguments of Counsel, a majority of the Court of Appeals concurring,*fn1 for reasons to be stated in an opinion to be filed later, it is this 15th day of March, 2013, by the Court of Appeals,
ORDERED, that the Administrative Orders of Judge Turnbull, the Administrative Judge of the Circuit Court for Baltimore County, dated November 2, and 28, 2012, relating to bifurcation and reassignment of two cases, the subject of these proceedings, be and they are hereby vacated; and it is further,
ORDERED, that the cases referenced herein, Weinberg v. Midei, et al., case number 03 C 10 12603 and Sullivan, et al v. St. Joseph Medical Center, Inc., et al, case number 03 C 10 12624, be and they are hereby remanded to the Circuit Court for Baltimore County for further proceedings; and it is further,
ORDERED, that the Order of this Court dated February 15, 2013, granting a stay of the Metzdorf case be, and it is hereby, vacated.