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Commonwealth v. Francis (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-129-17)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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-12118

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  ROGER D. FRANCIS.

Plymouth.     April 3, 2017. – August 11, 2017.

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

Practice, Criminal, Plea.

Indictment found and returned in the Superior Court on May 11, 1967.

Following review by this court, 355 Mass. 108 (1969), a motion for a new trial, see 411 Mass. 579 (1992), and the withdrawal of a plea of guilty and a second trial, see 450 Mass. 132 (2007), a motion for a new trial, filed on August 5, 2013, was heard by Linda E. Giles, J.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 11, 2017 at 4:20 pm

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Commonwealth v. Francis (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-103-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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-11988

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  DANIEL FRANCIS.

Suffolk.     March 8, 2016. – July 20, 2016.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, Lenk, & Hines, JJ.

Controlled Substances.  Constitutional Law, Conduct of government agents.  Due Process of Law, Disclosure of evidence, Presumption.  Practice, Criminal, New trial, Conduct of government agents, Disclosure of evidence, Presumptions and burden of proof.  Evidence, Certificate of drug analysis, Disclosure of evidence, Presumptions.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm

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