Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. CARLOS PENA 2011-P-1125


Court Case Number: 2011-P-1125

Case Number2011-P-1125
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyBoston Municipal, Central Div.
CourtBoston Municipal, Central Div.
Court Address
Field Date01/30/2009
Close Date12/26/2012


John P. Zanini, A.D.A. Zachary Hillman, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellant
Oriosto Medrano Santana, EsquireCarlos PenaDefendant/Appellee
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
06/27/2011 #1 Transcripts received: volumes: 2; sets: 1 in Clerk's envelope.
06/27/2011 #2 Entered.
06/27/2011 #3 Notice of entry sent.
08/08/2011 #4 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Commonwealth.
08/09/2011 #5 RE#2: Allowed to 10/10/2011. Notice to counsel.
10/11/2011 #6 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Commonwealth.
10/14/2011 #7 RE#3: Allowed to 12/12/11 (Cypher, J.). Notice
12/13/2011 #8 SERVICE of brief & appendix for Plaintiff/Appellant Commonwealth.^
03/30/2012 #9 Motion to compel the defendant to file a brief or, in the alternative, to schedule the case for argument, filed by Commonwealth.
04/04/2012 #10 MOTION to withdraw as counsel for Carlos Pena and notice of intention not to file a brief, filed by Oriosto Medrano Santana.
04/30/2012 #11 OPPOSITION to paper #6, filed by Commonwealth.
05/30/2012 RE#6: See court's action this date on paper no. 6. *Notice.
05/30/2012 RE#6: Although it appears that counsel has made diligent efforts to contact the defendant, the motion to withdraw as counsel for the defendant is denied. Also, as counsel has indicated that no brief will be filed on behalf of the defendant, the matter will be placed in ready status as of this date, and the appeal will proceed to consideration by a panel in due course. Counsel shall inform the court, by way of a status report, of any contact made with the defendant during the pendency of the appeal (Trainor, J.). Notice
08/03/2012 Notice sent seeking information on unavailability for oral argument in October 2012
08/10/2012 Letter of Zachary Hillman, A.D.A. unavailable for oral argument 10/1-10/3.
09/04/2012 Notice of 10/04/2012, 9:30 AM argument at John Adams Courthouse, Courtroom 3 (a3) sent.
09/13/2012 Letter pursuant to MRAP 16(l) filed by Commonwealth.^
10/04/2012 Oral argument held. (Grasso, J., Fecteau, J., Agnes, J.).
11/27/2012 Decision: Rule 1:28 The order allowing the motion to withdraw guilty plea is reversed and a new order is to enter denying the motion. (Grasso, Fecteau, Agnes, JJ.). *Notice.
12/26/2012 RESCRIPT to Trial Court.