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Dow v. Casale (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-076-13)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us       12‑P‑687                                        Appeals Court   RUSSELL DOW  vs.  GREGORY CASALE.     No. 12‑P‑687. Suffolk.     November 8, 2012.  ‑  June 19, 2013. Present:  Cohen, Katzmann, & Wolohojian, JJ.     Massachusetts Wage Act.  Labor, Wages.       Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on April 1, 2010.   The case was heard by Peter M. Lauriat, J., on motions for summary judgment.     W. Paul Needham read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - June 19, 2013 at 4:26 pm

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Commonwealth v. Tavares (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-059-15)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   14-P-190                                        Appeals Court   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  DANIEL D. TAVARES. No. 14-P-190. Barnstable.     December 9, 2014. – June 5, 2015.   Present:  Cypher, Wolohojian, & Blake, JJ. Uttering Forged Instrument.  Tendering a False Note.  Larceny. False Pretenses.  Practice, Criminal, Required finding. Evidence, Inference, Identity.     Complaints received and sworn to in the Barnstable Division of the District Court Department on October 31, 2011.   The cases were read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - June 5, 2015 at 8:04 pm

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Commonwealth v. Kelly (and 11 companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-026-15)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   SJC-11616   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  AMANDA KELLY (and eleven companion cases[1]). Plymouth.     October 7, 2014. – February 20, 2015.   Present:  Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, Lenk, & Hines, JJ.     Assault or Battery for the Purpose of Intimidation.  Civil Rights.  Practice, Criminal, Instructions to jury, Duplicative convictions, Lesser included offense.       Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on August 14, 2008.   The cases were tried before Paul E. Troy, J.   The Supreme Judicial Court on its own initiative transferred the case from read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - February 20, 2015 at 5:44 pm

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Cape Cod Shellfish & Seafood Company, Inc., et al. v. City of Boston, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-148-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   11-P-1474                                       Appeals Court   CAPE COD SHELLFISH & SEAFOOD COMPANY, INC., & others[1]  vs.  CITY OF BOSTON & another.[2]   No. 11-P-1474. Suffolk.     October 9, 2013. – November 12, 2014.   Present:  Cypher, Katzmann, & Maldonado, JJ. Taxation, Exemption, Leased property, Abatement, Real estate tax:  exemption, abatement.  Contract, Lease of real estate.  Landlord and Tenant, Taxation, Tenancy at sufferance, Lease as contract.  Real Property, Lease. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - November 12, 2014 at 5:03 pm

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Allen v. Allen (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-115-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   13-P-605                                        Appeals Court   DEBORAH A. ALLEN[1]  vs.  HAROLD J. ALLEN, JR. No. 13-P-605. Suffolk.     February 12, 2014.  –  September 16, 2014.   Present:  Trainor, Katzmann, & Hanlon, JJ. Deed, Acknowledgement.  Real Property, Deed, Conveyance, Record title.  Notice.  Practice, Civil, Failure to make objection, Motion to amend.       Civil action commenced in the Land Court Department on January 19, 2010.   A motion to amend a counterclaim was heard by Gordon H. Piper, J., the case was tried before him, and a motion read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 16, 2014 at 2:46 pm

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Commonwealth v. Sullivan (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-156-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   SJC-11568   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  JOSEPH D. SULLIVAN.       Middlesex.     May 6, 2014. – September 9, 2014.   Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, & Duffly, JJ.[1]     Attempt.  Kidnapping.  Idle and Disorderly Person.  Practice, Criminal, Assistance of counsel.       Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on November 27, 2007.   The cases were tried before Hiller B. Zobel, J.; motions for a new trial and to vacate a conviction, filed on November 2, 2010, were considered by Sandra L. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 9, 2014 at 2:38 pm

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Commonwealth v. Forte (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-148-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   SJC-10991   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  MICHAEL FORTE. Hampden.     January 10, 2014. – August 22, 2014.   Present:  Ireland, C.J., Cordy, Botsford, Gants, & Duffly, JJ.[1] Homicide.  Identification.  Evidence, Identification, Photograph, Videotape, State of mind, Prior misconduct, Disclosure of evidence, Exculpatory.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Motion to suppress, New trial, Identification of defendant in courtroom, Required finding, Disclosure of evidence, Recalling witness, Self-representation.  Due Process of Law, Disclosure of evidence.  Witness, Recalling.  Subornation of Perjury.       Indictment found and returned in the Superior Court Department on September 24, 2008.   A read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 23, 2014 at 4:00 am

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Commonwealth v. Murphy (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-094-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us   12-P-1634                                       Appeals Court   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  THOMAS MURPHY. No. 12-P-1634. Middlesex.     October 9, 2013.  –  August 12, 2014. Present:  Cypher, Katzmann, & Maldonado, JJ. Practice, Criminal, Jury and jurors, Voir dire, Required finding.  Constitutional Law, Impartial tribunal, Jury.  Jury and Jurors.  Breaking and Entering.       Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on June 30, 2009.   The cases were tried before S. Jane Haggerty, J.     Kenneth read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 12, 2014 at 5:33 pm

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Commonwealth v. Oyewole (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-001-14)

NOTICE: All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us       12‑P‑906                                        Appeals Court   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  RAZAK O. OYEWOLE.     No. 12‑P‑906. Middlesex.     September 18, 2013.  ‑  January 7, 2014. Present:  Cohen, Katzmann, & Agnes, JJ.   Motor Vehicle, Operation, License to operate, Operating under the influence.  License.  Notice.       Complaint received and sworn to in the Woburn Division of the District Court Department on November 27, 2009.   The case was heard by James D. read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - January 7, 2014 at 4:20 pm

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Commonwealth v. Tassinari (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-165-13)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us     SJC‑11049   COMMONWEALTH  vs.  JOHN J. TASSINARI.     Plymouth.     May 10, 2013.  ‑  September 9, 2013. Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, & Duffly, JJ.   Homicide.  Evidence, Hearsay, State of mind, Motive, Prior misconduct, Spontaneous utterance, Relevancy and materiality, Photograph, Firearm.  Firearms.  Jury and Jurors.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Jury and jurors, Argument by prosecutor, Instructions to jury.       Indictment found and returned in the Superior Court Department on June 20, 2008.   The case was read more

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 9, 2013 at 4:12 pm

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