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Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. JAMES P. BROOKS 2013-P-0051 UID(546b)


COMMONWEALTH vs. JAMES P. BROOKS Court Case Record

Court Case Number: 2013-P-0051


 
Case Number2013-P-0051
Case TitleCOMMONWEALTH vs. JAMES P. BROOKS
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyMiddlesex
CourtMiddlesex Superior Court
Court Address
Phone
Field Date04/30/2009
Close Date07/19/2013

Parties

CounselNameType
James W. Sahakian, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
Steven J. Rappaport, EsquireJames P. BrooksDefendant/Appellant
DOCKET ENTRIES
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
01/10/2013 #1 Transcripts received: 12 vols on 5 CD's ^ in Clerk's envelope.
01/10/2013 #2 Entered.
01/10/2013 #3 Notice of entry sent.
01/16/2013 #4 MOTION to stay, filed by James P. Brooks.
01/16/2013 #5 RE#3: Denied without prejudice to renewal accompanied by the filing of the required Docketing Statement, due on or before 01/23/2013. *Notice.
01/17/2013 #6 Docketing Statement received from James P. Brooks.^
01/23/2013 #7 MOTION to stay, filed by James P. Brooks.
01/23/2013 #8 RE#5: In light of the ongoing investigation into the mishandling of evidence at the Department of Public Health Drug Lab, the appellant is given leave to file, and the trial court to consider, the motion for new trial. Appellate proceedings are stayed to 3/13/13, and a status report shall be filed on or before that date concerning the filing of the new trial motion. *Notice/Attest.
04/01/2013 #9 Letter from Steven J. Rappaport re: case status.
04/01/2013 #10 RE#6: Appellate proceedings STAYED to 04/15/2013. Status report due 04/15/2013 detailing the outcome of the hearing scheduled before the trial court on 4/10/13. Counsel is reminded that status reports must be timely filed. *Notice.
04/11/2013 Letter from Attorney Steven J. Rappaport re: Status report.
04/12/2013 RE#7: Appellate proceedings STAYED to 06/17/2013 by when a status report is due as to the 5/14/13 conference and 6/11/13 hearing on the motion for new trial, and whether any decision has been rendered on the motion. *Notice.
05/16/2013 Status Report, filed by James P. Brooks.
05/16/2013 RE#8: The stay is vacated. The defendant shall file a stipulation of dismissal pursuant to MRAP 29(b) or his brief on or before 6/17/13. *Notice.
06/24/2013 Voluntary dismissal of appeal, filed by James P. Brooks.
06/25/2013 RE#9: Denied without prejudice to renewal accompanied by an affidavit from the defendant indicating his intention to dismiss his appeal with prejudice and that he understands the ramifications of such dismissal. *Notice.
07/17/2013 Notice preceding dismissal: Standing Order Governing Dismissals for Lack of Prosecution.
07/18/2013 Voluntary dismissal of appeal, filed by James P. Brooks.
07/19/2013 RE#10: After review of the defendant's motion and affidavit, appeal dismissed with prejudice and without an award of costs or fees to any party, pursuant to M.R.A.P. 29(b). *Notice/Attest.