Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. BILLY SMITH, JR. 2013-P-0015


Court Case Number: 2013-P-0015

Case Number2013-P-0015
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyQuincy District, NO
CourtQuincy District, NO
Court Address
Field Date10/09/2012
Close Date04/10/2014


Varsha Kukafka, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
Billy Smith, Jr.Pro Se Defendant/Appellant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
01/03/2013 #1 Appeal entered per 13-J-6.
01/03/2013 #2 Entered.
01/03/2013 #3 Notice of entry sent.
03/08/2013 #4 Notice preceding dismissal: Standing Order Governing Dismissals for Lack of Prosecution.
03/22/2013 #5 ORDER: DISMISSAL under Standing Order Governing Dismissals for Lack of Prosecution.
04/10/2013 #6 Notice of dismissal to Trial Court and parties: Standing Order Governing Dismissals for Lack of Prosecution.
04/18/2013 #7 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Billy Smith, Jr.
04/26/2013 #8 RE#3: The appeal has been dismissed; accordingly, the motion for enlargement of time is denied without prejudice to renewal on or before May 7, 2013 accompanied by a motion for reinstatement of the appeal and the proposed brief describing the meritorious issue for the appeal. (Green, J.). *Notice.
06/20/2013 #9 Motion to reinstate the appeal, filed by Billy Smith, Jr.
06/24/2013 ORDER: On March 22, 2013, the Court entered an order dismissing defendant's appeal for lack of prosecution. Subsequently, the defendant filed a motion to reinstate his appeal. After review of the papers submitted, including his proposed brief and appendix, the defendant's motion is allowed, his appeal is hereby reinstated, and his proposed brief is accepted for filing this date. (Cohen, Wolohojian & Rubin, JJ.) *Notice/Attest.
06/24/2013 RE#4: Treating defendant's motion and attachment as a motion to file a nonconforming and late brief and appendix, it is allowed. The defendant's proposed brief and appendix is accepted for filing this date. As a courtesy, the Clerk's office will make additional copies. As the proposed brief included a certificate of service showing service on the Commonwealth by mail on 6/20/13, any responsive brief from the Commonwealth is due 7/31/13. To the extent the Commonwealth seeks to file a supplemental appendix, leave is hereby granted. (Rubin, J.) *Notice.
06/24/2013 SERVICE of brief & appendix for Defendant/Appellant Billy Smith, Jr.
06/28/2013 Motion to file a conforming brief, filed by Billy Smith, Jr.
07/02/2013 RE#7: No action necessary. Appellant's brief and appendix were accepted for filing on 6/24/13. *Notice.
07/25/2013 Letter from Varsha Kukafka re: To be removed from docket.
01/16/2014 Under consideration by Panel. (Kantrowitz, J., Vuono, J., Sullivan, J.).
03/13/2014 Decision: Rule 1:28 Judgment affirmed. (Kantrowitz, Vuono, Sullivan, JJ.). *Notice.
04/10/2014 RESCRIPT to Trial Court.