Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. JERMAINE WATT 2014-P-0558


Court Case Number: 2014-P-0558

Case Number2014-P-0558
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtHampden Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date11/25/2009
Close Date03/04/2016


Jane Davidson Montori, A.D.A. Inactive Elizabeth Dunphy Farris, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
Jane Larmon White, Esquire Rebecca A. Jacobstein, EsquireJermaine WattDefendant/Appellant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
04/14/2014 #1 Transcripts received: volumes: 3 on 1 CD^; sets: 1 (9/9/13, 10/7/13 & 10/23/13) in Clerk's envelope.
04/14/2014 #2 Entered.
04/14/2014 #3 Notice of entry sent.
04/17/2014 #4 Notice of appearance of Rebecca A. Jacobstein for Jermaine Watt.
04/17/2014 #5 Docketing Statement received from Jermaine Watt. ^
04/18/2014 #6 MOTION to consolidate 2014-P-0558 with 2014-P-0559, filed by Jermaine Watt.
04/22/2014 #7 RE#5: The defendant's motion to consolidate his appeals is allowed. The defendant's appeal in 2014-P-559 is consolidated with his appeal in 2014-P-558. The appeal in 2014-P-559 is closed, and all future filings shall refer to 2014-P-558. The defendant's brief and appendix in the consolidated case remains due 5/27/14. *Notice/Attest.
05/23/2014 #8 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Jermaine Watt
05/23/2014 #9 RE#6: Denied without prejudice to renewal with a date certain. *Notice.
05/28/2014 #10 RE#6 (revised action) Denied without prejudice to renewal, on or before 6/4/14, with a date certain as to when the brief will be filed. *Notice.
05/29/2014 #11 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Jermaine Watt.
06/03/2014 #12 RE#7: Allowed to 08/01/2014. Notice sent.
08/01/2014 #13 MOTION to consolidate 2014-P-0388, 2014-P-0555, 2014-P-0556, and 2014-P-0558, file a joint record appendix, and waive filing requirements, filed by Jermaine Watt.
08/07/2014 #14 RE#8: The appeals will not be consolidated but rather the appeals in 2014-P-388, 2014-P-555, 2014-P-556, and 2014-P-558 will be considered by the same panel. The seven copies of the Joint Record Appendix are accepted for filing, no further copies are necessary, and a copy will be placed in each of the above case files. *Notice.
08/07/2014 #15 SERVICE of brief & appendix and 1 vol, 1 copy of joint appendix for Defendant/Appellant Jermaine Watt.
08/19/2014 #16 Copy of DAR application of Jermaine Watt.
08/18/2014 #17 Letter from Attorney Rebecca Jacobstein re: submission of pages 297 & 298 that were inadvertently left out of the joint Record Appendix
08/20/2014 RE#10: The within is treated as a motion for leave to amend the joint record appendix. As such, it is allowed. As a courtesy, the clerk's office shall insert the pages into the joint record appendix. Notice
08/25/2014 MOTION to extend brief due date of Commonwealth.
08/26/2014 RE#11: Allowed to 11/03/2014. Notice sent.
10/23/2014 DAR DENIED. It is hereby Ordered, that the Application for Direct Appellate Review, filed in the matter set forth below, be Allowed, but only with respect to A.C. 2014-P-0388, Commonwealth vs. Erick Cotto, Jr. Denied with respect to the other three cases. The defendants in the other cases are free to file an amicus brief in the Supreme Judicial Court in the Cotto case if they wish. The Supreme Judicial Court requests that the Appeals Court hold the other cases pending the decision in Cotto. The Cotto case will be paired for argument with SJC-11708, Commonwealth vs. Bryant Ware, and is tentatively scheduled for the full court's December, 2014 sitting.
11/06/2014 ORDER: The appeal is stayed pending the SJC's decision in Commonwealth v. Erick Cotto, SJC-11761, scheduled for argument on 12/4/14. Status report due 2/27/15 or within 7 days of the SJC's decision in Cotto, whichever date is earlier. Notice