Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. DWAYNE WILLIAMS 2012-P-0435


Court Case Number: 2012-P-0435

Case Number2012-P-0435
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtSuffolk Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date06/02/1997
Close Date06/16/2014


John P. Zanini, A.D.A. Joseph M. Ditkoff, EsquireCommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellant
Scott P. Curtis, Esquire Withdrawn Dorothy A. Mele, CPCS assignment supervisor Inactive William T. Harrington, EsquireDwayne WilliamsDefendant/Appellee
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
03/14/2012 #1 Transcripts received: 1 CD in Clerk's envelope.(Total of 2 transcripts, 7/6/10 & 7/29/10)
03/14/2012 #2 Entered.
03/14/2012 #3 Notice of entry sent.
03/19/2012 #4 Docketing Statement received from Commonwealth. ^
03/19/2012 #5 Notice of appearance of Joseph M. Ditkoff for Commonwealth.
04/23/2012 #6 SERVICE of brief for Plaintiff/Appellant Commonwealth.
05/24/2012 #7 MOTION to extend brief due date of Dwayne Williams.
05/24/2012 #8 RE#6: Extension to 06/15/2012 granted for filing of brief of Dwayne Williams, Defendant/Appellee. Notice to counsel.
06/22/2012 #9 Letter from Scott Curtis re: Appellee will not be submitting a brief.
06/26/2012 #10 RE#7: The court appreciates counsel's courtesy in notifying it of the fact that the appellee will not be submitting a brief, a decision we assume was made after consultation with the client. The defendant is reminded that, in the absence of a brief, he may be precluded from oral argument. See MRAP 19(c). (Wolohojian, J.). *Notice.
12/27/2012 #11 REVISED ACTION RE#7: The Commonwealth is the appellant in the above-captioned matter and filed its brief on April 23, 2012. The appellee, who is represented by counsel, has neither filed a brief nor sought an enlargement of time to file a brief. Accordingly, the appellee is to submit an affidavit on or before January 22, 2013, and state if he intends to file a brief and a date certain by which it will be filed, or will request permission to be heard at oral argument without filing a brief. Commonwealth v. Goewey, 452 Mass. 399 (2008). *Notice.
01/22/2013 #12 Affidavit of Scott P. Curtis, filed by Dwayne Williams.
01/23/2013 #13 RE#8: The within is treated as appellee's motion to enlarge time to file a brief and is allowed to 4/1/13. No further enlargement. *Notice.
02/05/2013 #14 A compact disck containing the transcripts of the trial (pages 90-115 and 160 of Volume 2 are missing from the parties' copies), filed by Commonwealth.
04/01/2013 #15 SERVICE of brief for Defendant/Appellee Dwayne Williams.
07/11/2013 #16 Notice sent seeking information on unavailability for oral argument in September 2013
07/18/2013 #17 Letter of Joseph M. Ditkoff, Esquire unavailable for oral argument 9/4. ^
07/22/2013 #18 MOTION to accept its reply brief, filed by Commonwealth.
07/22/2013 #19 RE#12: The Commonwealth's reply brief is accepted for filing this date, the propriety of which is referred to the panel designated to decide this appeal. (Carhart, J.). *Notice. ^
07/22/2013 SERVICE of reply brief for Plaintiff/Appellant Commonwealth.
07/29/2013 MOTION to withdraw as counsel for Dwayne Williams and assign CPCS for continued representation, filed by Scott P. Curtis.
07/30/2013 RE#14: Allowed. Attorney Curtis is permitted to withdraw. Appellate proceedings stayed to 08/28/2013 by when CPCS or successor counsel to file a status report as to representation. *Notice.