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Commonwealth v. Cotto (and related cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 12-092-17)

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 26, 2017 at 5:30 pm

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Silverwood Partners, LLC v. Wellness Partners, LLC (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-096-17)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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

16-P-1174                                       Appeals Court

SILVERWOOD PARTNERS, LLC  vs.  WELLNESS PARTNERS, LLC.[1]

No. 16-P-1174.

Middlesex.     May 9, 2017. – July 25, 2017.

Present:  Agnes, Massing, & Lemire, JJ.

Financial Institution.  Arbitration, Stay of judicial proceedings.  Contract, Arbitration.  Practice, Civil, Motion to dismiss.  Estoppel.  Securities, Registration of broker-dealer.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on November 4, 2015.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 25, 2017 at 4:28 pm

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Lunn v. Commonwealth, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-123-17)

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revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound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-12276

SREYNUON LUNN  vs.  COMMONWEALTH & another.[1]

Suffolk.     April 4, 2017. – July 24, 2017.

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

AlienArrest.

Civil action commenced in the Supreme Judicial Court for the county of Suffolk on February 7, 2017.

The case was reported by Lenk, J.

Emma C. Winger (Mark Fleming, of New York, & Alyssa Hackett, Committee for Public Counsel Services, also present) for the petitioner.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm

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Commonwealth v. Hampton (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-095-17)

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

16-P-1355                                       Appeals Court

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  RAYMOND HAMPTON.

No. 16-P-1355.

Barnstable.     June 5, 2017. – July 24, 2017.

Present:  Sullivan, Henry, & Shin, JJ.

Indecent Assault and Battery.  Minor.  Evidence, Admissions and confessions, Relevancy and materiality.

Complaint received and sworn to in the Barnstable Division of the District Court Department on November 2, 2015.

The case was tried before John M. Julian, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 24, 2017 at 3:25 pm

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Commonwealth v. Hammond (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-122-17)

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-12096

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  AMANDA L. HAMMOND.

Plymouth.     October 6, 2016. – July 21, 2017.

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

Rape.  Constitutional Law, Admissions and confessions, Voluntariness of statement, Sentence, Sex offender.  Due Process of Law, Sentence, Sex offender.  Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Act.  Evidence, Admissions and confessions, Voluntariness of statement, Videotape, Sexual conduct.  Practice, Criminal, Admissions and confessions, Voluntariness of statement, Redaction, Argument by prosecutor, Sentence.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 21, 2017 at 7:27 pm

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Baker, et al. v. Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-094-17)

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

16-P-639                                        Appeals Court

CHRISTIAN BAKER & others[1]  vs.  WILMER CUTLER PICKERING HALE AND DORR LLP & others.[2]

No. 16-P-639.

Suffolk.     February 13, 2017. – July 21, 2017.

Present:  Kafker, C.J., Carhart, & Desmond, JJ.[3]

Limited Liability Company.  Fiduciary.  Corporation, Stockholder, Close corporation.  Attorney at Law, Fiduciary duty, Attorney-client relationship.  Conspiracy.  Consumer Protection Act, Trade or commerce.  Practice, Civil, Motion to dismiss, Consumer protection case.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 21, 2017 at 3:52 pm

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Strawbridge v. The Bank of New York Mellon (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-093-17)

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

16-P-1244                                       Appeals Court

SANDRA M. STRAWBRIDGE  vs.  THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON.[1]

No. 16-P-1244.

Norfolk.     May 1, 2017. – July 20, 2017.

Present:  Agnes, Massing, & Lemire, JJ.

Mortgage, Foreclosure, Assignment.  Real Property, Mortgage.  Notice, Foreclosure of mortgage.  Assignment.  Practice, Civil, Motion to dismiss.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on August 11, 2015.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 20, 2017 at 2:49 pm

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Commonwealth v. Veiovis (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-121-17)

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-12017

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  CAIUS VEIOVIS.

Berkshire.     November 10, 2016. – July 19, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, & Lowy, JJ.

Homicide.  Evidence, Photograph, Relevancy and materiality, Inflammatory evidence, Prior misconduct, Identity, State of mind, Motive.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Argument by prosecutor, Instructions to jury.

Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on October 6, 2011.

The cases were tried before C. Jeffrey Kinder, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 20, 2017 at 12:31 am

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Gund, et al. v. Planning Board of Cambridge, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-091-17)

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 19, 2017 at 8:56 pm

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Commonwealth v. Biesiot (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-092-17)

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

16-P-314                                        Appeals Court

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  JOHN H. BIESIOT.

 

 

No. 16-P-314.

Suffolk.     January 10, 2017. – July 19, 2017.

Present:  Grainger, Wolohojian, & Neyman, JJ.[1]

Practice, Criminal, Required finding.  Evidence, Consciousness of guilt, Identity, Inference.  Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

Complaints received and sworn to in the Brighton Division of the Boston Municipal Court Department on February 18, 2010, February 15, 2012, and September 25, 2012.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 19, 2017 at 5:21 pm

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