Commonwealth v. O’Leary (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-123-17)

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16-P-557                                        Appeals Court

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  RICHARD O’LEARY.

No. 16-P-557.

Norfolk.     August 16, 2017. – September 22, 2017.

Present:  Green, Vuono, Meade, Agnes, & Desmond, JJ.[1]

Motor Vehicle, Citation for violation of motor vehicle law, Operating under the influence.  Practice, Criminal, Citation for violation of motor vehicle laws, Dismissal.  Notice.

Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on September 23, 2014. read more

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A.S.R. v. A.K.A. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-124-17)

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17-P-1109                                       Appeals Court

A.S.R.  vs.  A.K.A.

No. 17-P-1109.

Middlesex.     November 15, 2016. – September 22 , 2017.

Present:  Trainor, Meade, & Hanlon, JJ.

Civil Harassment.  Harassment Prevention.  Intent.  Evidence, Intent.  Criminal Harassment.

Complaint for protection from harassment filed in the Cambridge Division of the District Court Department on May 27, 2015.

A hearing to extend the harassment prevention order was had before James H. Wexler, J. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 22, 2017 at 5:16 pm

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Commonwealth v. O’Donnell (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-122-17)

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15-P-1616                                       Appeals Court

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  MICHAEL W. O’DONNELL.

No. 15-P-1616.

Bristol.     February 14, 2017. – September 21, 2017.

Present:  Maldonado, Massing, & Henry, JJ.

Search and Seizure, Expectation of privacy, Administrative inspection, Warrant.  Constitutional Law, Search and seizure, Privacy.  Practice, Criminal, Warrant, Sanitary code violation.  ElectricityState Sanitary CodeMunicipal Corporations, Building inspector. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 21, 2017 at 4:13 pm

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Commonwealth v. Brown (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-151-17)

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SJC-11669

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  TIMOTHY BROWN.

Middlesex.     March 10, 2017. – September 20, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, & Cypher, JJ.[1]

Homicide.  Felony-Murder Rule.  Home Invasion.  Robbery.  FirearmsJoint EnterpriseAccessory and Principal.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Instructions to jury, Argument by prosecutor, Opening statement, Jury and jurors, Voir dire, Presumptions and burden of proof.  Evidence, Joint venturer, Prior misconduct. read more

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Commonwealth v. Gerhardt (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-150-17)

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SJC-11967

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  THOMAS J. GERHARDT.

 

 

Worcester.     January 6, 2017. – September 19, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.[1]

Marijuana.  Motor Vehicle, Operating under the influence.  Evidence, Field sobriety test.

Complaint received and sworn to in the Worcester Division of the District Court Department on April 24, 2013.

A motion for a hearing to challenge the admissibility of certain evidence was heard by Andrew M. D’Angelo, J., and questions of law were reported by him to the Appeals Court. read more

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Commonwealth v. Aldana (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-149-17)

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SJC-12258

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  MARC ALDANA.

Worcester.     March 7, 2017. – September 19, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.[1]

Destructive or Incendiary Device or Substance.

Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on December 20, 2013.

A pretrial motion to suppress evidence was heard by Daniel M. Wrenn, J., and the cases were heard by Richard T. Tucker, J.

The Supreme Judicial Court on its own initiative transferred the case from the Appeals Court. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 19, 2017 at 9:18 pm

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Perry, et al. v. Aiello, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-121-17)

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16-P-1309                                       Appeals Court

SAMUEL D. PERRY & others,[1] trustees,[2] & another[3]  vs.  VIRGIL AIELLO & others.[4]

No. 16-P-1309.

Suffolk.     May 3, 2017. – September 19, 2017.

Present:  Kinder, Henry, & Desmond, JJ.

Easement.  Way, Private.  Real Property, Easement, Restrictions.  Adverse Possession and Prescription.  Practice, Civil, Injunctive relief.

Civil action commenced in the Land Court Department on June 11, 2013. read more

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Commonwealth v. Ormond O., a juvenile (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-120-17)

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Beacon Residential Management, LP v. R.P. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-148-17)

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SJC-12265

BEACON RESIDENTIAL MANAGEMENT, LP  vs.  R.P.[1]

Suffolk.     April 6, 2017. – September 14, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.[2]

Summary Process.  Practice, Civil, Summary process, Intervention.

Summary Process.  Complaint filed in the Boston Division of the Housing Court Department on July 27, 2015.

A motion to intervene was heard by Jeffrey M. Winik, J.

An application for leave to prosecute an interlocutory appeal was allowed in the Appeals Court by Gregory I. Massing, J.  After review by the Appeals Court, the Supreme Judicial Court granted leave to obtain further appellate review. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 14, 2017 at 11:13 pm

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Koshy v. Sachdev (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-147-17)

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SJC-12222

GEORGE T. KOSHY  vs.  ANUPAM SACHDEV.

Middlesex.     May 2, 2017. – September 14, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, & Cypher, JJ.[1]

Corporation, Dissolution, Officers and agents.  Practice, Civil, Contempt.  Contempt.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on June 28, 2012.

The case was heard by Bruce R. Henry, J., and a complaint for contempt, filed on March 2, 2015, was also heard by him.

The Supreme Judicial Court on its own initiative transferred the case from the Appeals Court. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 14, 2017 at 7:38 pm

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