Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. ADLER ETIENNE 2011-P-1227


Court Case Number: 2011-P-1227

Case Number2011-P-1227
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtBristol Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date03/03/2005
Close Date12/05/2012


David B. Mark, A.D.A. Eva M. Zelnick, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
David J. Rotondo, EsquireAdler EtienneDefendant/Appellant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
07/14/2011 #1 Transcripts received: NONE
07/14/2011 #2 Entered.
07/14/2011 #3 Notice of entry sent.
08/24/2011 #4 Motion to file non-conforming brief, filed by Adler Etienne.
08/24/2011 #5 RE#2: Allowed for filing this date. *Notice.
08/24/2011 #6 SERVICE of brief (8) for Defendant/Appellant Adler Etienne.
08/26/2011 #7 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by counsel for Adler Etienne.
09/02/2011 #8 RE#4: Appellate proceedings stayed to 10/3/11. On 8/24/11, the court accepted for filing the defendant's pro se nonconforming brief. Where counsel has the duty of representing the defendant in this matter, only one brief is allowed to be filed, and counsel has now filed a brief raising arguments similar to those raised in the pro se brief, counsel is to confer with the defendant, subsequent to which counsel is to provide the court with a status report as to why the court should not strike the defendant's pro se brief. See Commonwealth v. Moffett, 383 Mass. 201 (1981). Status report due on or before 10/3/11. Notice
10/03/2011 #9 MOTION to strike portion of pro se brief, filed by Adler Etienne.
10/04/2011 #10 Status Report, filed by Adler Etienne.
10/04/2011 #11 RE#6: Appellate proceedings STAYED to 11/03/2011. Status report due 11/03/2011. *Notice.
10/06/2011 #12 RE#5: No action necessary. No pro se brief has been accepted for filing. Only pleadings from counsel of record shall be considered. *Notice to counsel and Adler Etienne.
11/28/2011 Status Report and MOTION to withdraw pro-se brief, filed by Adler Etienne.
11/29/2011 RE#7: Allowed. Appellant's pro se brief is hereby replaced with the brief counsel has filed on appellant's behalf, and is accepted for filing this date. The Commonwealth's brief is now due on 12/29/11. *Notice.
11/29/2011 SERVICE of brief for Defendant/Appellant Adler Etienne.
01/03/2012 MOTION to extend brief due date of Commonwealth.
01/03/2012 RE#9: Extension to 03/30/2012 granted for filing of brief of Commonwealth, Plaintiff/Appellee. Notice to counsel.
03/20/2012 SERVICE of brief for Plaintiff/Appellee Commonwealth.
03/26/2012 Letter from Adler Etienne re: Request for status of brief.
03/28/2012 RE#11: As appellant is represented by counsel, all inquiries from appellant should be addressed to the court through counsel. *Notice.
10/09/2012 Under consideration by Panel. (Kafker, J., Cohen, J., Trainor, J.).
11/07/2012 Decision: Rule 1:28 Order denying motion for new trial affirmed. (Kafker, Cohen, Trainor, JJ.). *Notice.