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WorldWide TechServices, LLC v. Commissioner of Revenue, et al. (and three consolidated cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-032-18)

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SJC-12328

WORLDWIDE TECHSERVICES, LLC  vs.  COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE & another[1] (and three consolidated cases[2]).

Suffolk.     November 7, 2017. – February 22, 2018.

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

Taxation, Abatement, Sales and use tax.  Practice, Civil, Abatement, Intervention.  Administrative Law, Intervention.  Due Process of Law, Intervention in civil action.

Appeal from a decision of the Appellate Tax Board.

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

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 22, 2018 at 4:04 pm

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Adoption of Garret (and two companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-009-18)

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17-P-79                                         Appeals Court

ADOPTION OF GARRET (and two companion cases[1]).

No. 17-P-79.

Hampden.     October 4, 2017. – January 22, 2018.

Present:  Agnes, Sacks, & Lemire, JJ.

Adoption, Care and protection, Dispensing with parent’s consent, Visitation rights.  Parent and Child, Adoption, Care and protection of minor, Dispensing with parent’s consent to adoption, Custody.  Minor, Care and protection, Custody, Visitation rights. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - January 22, 2018 at 3:53 pm

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James B. Nutter & Company v. Estate of Murphy, et al. (and two consolidated cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-013-18)

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SJC-12325

JAMES B. NUTTER & COMPANY  vs.  ESTATE OF BARBARA A. MURPHY & others[1] (and two consolidated cases[2]).

Suffolk.     October 2, 2017. – January 18, 2018.

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

Mortgage, Foreclosure.  Real Property, Mortgage.

Civil actions commenced in the Land Court Department on October 27, 2015; January 28, 2016; and February 11, 2016, respectively.

A motion for partial judgment on the pleadings was heard by Robert B. Foster, J., and the cases were reported by him to the Appeals Court. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - January 18, 2018 at 10:26 pm

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Commonwealth v. Holley (and five companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-197-17)

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SJC-12130

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  REGINALD HOLLEY

(and five companion cases[1]).

Suffolk.     September 8, 2017. – December 14, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Budd, & Kafker, JJ.

Homicide.  Robbery.  Firearms.  Joint Enterprise.  Felony-Murder Rule.  Search and Seizure, Warrant, Probable cause.  Constitutional Law, Probable cause.  Probable Cause.  Cellular Telephone.  Jury and Jurors.  Evidence, Joint enterprise, Prior misconduct.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Motion to suppress, Warrant, Instructions to jury, Jury and jurors, Deliberation of jury, Substitution of alternate juror, Severance. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - December 14, 2017 at 6:05 pm

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Commonwealth v. Johnson (and two companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-153-17)

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17-P-58                                         Appeals Court

17-P-59

17-P-70

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  ALEXANDER JOHNSON

(and two companion cases[1]).

Nos. 17-P-58, 17-P-59, & 17-P-70.

Norfolk.     November 1, 2017. – December 12, 2017.

Present:  Milkey, Blake, & Singh, JJ.

Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon.  Evidence, Joint venturer.  Practice, Criminal, Dismissal, Indictment.

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - December 12, 2017 at 4:00 pm

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Commonwealth v. Wiggins (and 28 companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-146-17)

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SJC-10975

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  MAXWELL WIGGINS, JR.
(and twenty-eight companion cases[1]).

Hampden.     February 10, 2017. – September 6, 2017.

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

Homicide.  Home Invasion.  Robbery.  Evidence, Identification, Cross-examination by codefendant’s counsel, Relevancy and materiality, Photograph.  Identification.  Deoxyribonucleic Acid.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Identification of defendant in courtroom, Severance, Mistrial, Argument by prosecutor, Sentence.  Constitutional Law, Sentence. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - September 6, 2017 at 2:52 pm

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New Bedford Educators Association v. Chairman of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, et al. (and two consolidated cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-108-17)

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-654                                        Appeals Court

NEW BEDFORD EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION  vs.  CHAIRMAN OF THE MASSACHUSETTS BOARD OF ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION & others[1] (and two consolidated cases[2]).

No. 16-P-654.

Middlesex.     May 4, 2017. – August 23, 2017.

Present:  Trainor, Vuono, & Sullivan, JJ.

Practice, Civil, Standing, Declaratory proceeding, Action in nature of mandamus, Relief in the nature of certiorari. Administrative Law, Standing, Judicial review.  Declaratory ReliefMandamusBoard of EducationCommonwealth, Education.  EducationSchool and School CommitteeLabor, Public employment. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - August 23, 2017 at 2:33 pm

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

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - July 26, 2017 at 5:30 pm

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Commonwealth v. Leslie (and five companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-072-17)

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - May 9, 2017 at 2:45 pm

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Commonwealth v. Fulgiam (and 13 companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-071-17)

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-11674

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  EARL T. FULGIAM

(and thirteen companion cases[1]).

Suffolk.     October 11, 2016. – May 5, 2017.

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

Homicide.  Felony-Murder Rule.  Robbery.  Firearms.  Cellular Telephone.  Constitutional Law, Search and seizure, Probable cause.  Search and Seizure, Warrant, Probable cause.  Probable Cause.  Evidence, Fingerprints, Expert opinion, Prior misconduct, Relevancy and materiality.  Witness, Expert.  Practice, Criminal, Capital case, Warrant. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - May 5, 2017 at 5:44 pm

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