Posts tagged "Smith"

Sullivan v. Smith (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-174-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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

15-P-1626                                       Appeals Court

EARLINE SULLIVAN  vs.  CRAIG S. SMITH.

No. 15-P-1626.

Hampden.     September 20, 2016. – December 16, 2016.

Present:  Meade, Carhart, & Kinder, JJ.

Parent and Child, Child support.  Probate Court, General equity power, Notice.  Jurisdiction, Equitable.  Uniform Interstate Family Support Act.  Jurisdiction, Personal.  Due Process of Law, Jurisdiction over nonresident.  Practice, Civil, Service of process.  Notice.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - December 16, 2016 at 6:13 pm

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Commonwealth v. Smith (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-126-16)

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 15, 2016 at 10:18 pm

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Smith, et al. v. City of Westfield, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 111-08-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.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

15-P-773                                        Appeals Court

VIRGINIA B. SMITH & others[1]  vs.  CITY OF WESTFIELD & others.[2]

No. 15-P-773.

Hampden.     April 14, 2016. – August 25, 2016.

Present:  Green, Trainor, & Milkey, JJ.

Municipal Corporations, Parks, Use of municipal property.  Parks and ParkwaysConstitutional Law, Taking of property.  Due Process of Law, Taking of property.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on April 27, 2012.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 25, 2016 at 9:49 pm

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Commonwealth v. Smith (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-034-16)

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-11723

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  DONOVAN K. SMITH.

Worcester.     November 6, 2015. – March 11, 2016.

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

Homicide.  Robbery.  Attempt.  Felony-Murder Rule.  Constitutional Law, Admissions and confessions, Assistance of counsel.  Evidence, Admissions and confessions, Videotape.  Practice, Criminal, Admissions and confessions, Assistance of counsel, Capital case.

Indictments found and returned in the Superior Court Department on December 7, 2010.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - March 11, 2016 at 7:08 pm

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Commonwealth v. Smith (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-056-15)

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-11624

COMMONWEALTH  vs.  RASHIDI J. SMITH.

Plymouth.     December 4, 2014. – April 9, 2015.

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

Homicide.  Constitutional Law, Waiver of constitutional rights by juvenile, Admissions and confessions.  Evidence, Admissions and confessions.  Practice, Criminal, Admissions and confessions.  Supreme Judicial Court, Superintendence of inferior courts.

Indictment found and returned in the Superior Court Department on August 17, 2007.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - April 9, 2015 at 2:12 pm

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Smith v. Masterlaz (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-014-14)

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‑11039

KERRI L. SMITH  vs.  STEVEN MASTALERZ.

January 28, 2014.

Civil Harassment. Harassment Prevention. Protective Order. Moot Question. Practice, Civil, Appeal, Moot case, Findings by judge.

The defendant, Steven Mastalerz, seeks review of harassment prevention orders issued against him pursuant to G. L. c. 258E.[1]  The defendant filed his appeal in the Appeals Court prior to our decision in O’Brien v. Borowski, 461 Mass. 415 (2012).  The Appeals Court dismissed his appeal as moot because the harassment prevention order had expired.  Lawrence v. Gauthier, 82 Mass. App. Ct. 904 (2012).  The defendant then filed a petition seeking relief pursuant to G. L. c. 211, § 3, in the county court, and a single justice denied his petition without prejudice on August 17, 2011.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - January 28, 2014 at 11:56 pm

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