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By the numbers: U.S. District Courts in Buffalo and Rochester

A few numbers from a productive but backlogged court system

744: Number of new cases assigned to each local judge last year.

753: Number of cases closed by each judge last year.

66: Number of months it takes for median civil case to reach trial.

14: Percentage of local civil cases that are more than 3 years old,

15: Number of months it takes for median felony criminal case to close.

Source: U.S. District Courts