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Attorneys meet with judge in Uncle Bubba's, Paula Deen lawsuit

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A closed door meeting took place Friday afternoon between Superior Court Judge Louisa Abbot, attorneys for Paula Deen and her brother Earl Hiers and the attorney for Lisa Jackson, the former general manager of Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House Inc.

Jackson's attorney Wes Woolf told WTOC earlier Friday that the meeting would involve him, Deen's attorney and the judge a closed door meeting in the judge's office.

They were expected to discus was what happens next - procedural items such as timetable for discovery, planning and housekeeping issues when it comes to the case.

But after the meeting, Woolf said he would no longer be able to provide WTOC any information.

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