Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. JOAO PALMEIRA 2011-P-0150


Court Case Number: 2011-P-0150

Case Number2011-P-0150
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyBrockton District, PL
CourtBrockton District, PL
Court Address
Field Date01/03/2006
Close Date06/29/2012


Robert C. Thompson, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
Theodore L. Bosen, EsquireJoao PalmeiraDefendant/Appellant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
01/26/2011 #1 Transcripts received: vols: 1; sets: 2 and 1 CD in Clerk's envelope.
01/26/2011 #2 Entered.
01/26/2011 #3 Notice of entry sent.
03/07/2011 #4 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Joao Palmeira.
03/09/2011 #5 RE#2: Extension to 03/21/2011 granted for filing of brief of Joao Palmeira, Defendant/Appellant. *Notice to counsel.
03/21/2011 #6 SERVICE of brief & appendix for Defendant/Appellant Joao Palmeira.
04/11/2011 #7 Notice of appearance of Robert C. Thompson for Commonwealth.
04/25/2011 #8 MOTION to extend brief due date of Commonwealth.
04/25/2011 #9 RE#5: Extension to 07/01/2011 granted for filing of brief of Commonwealth, Plaintiff/Appellee. Any future motions to enlarge received after the brief's due date will not be allowed absent an explanation for the tardiness. Notice to counsel.
07/05/2011 #10 SERVICE of brief for Plaintiff/Appellee Commonwealth.
07/18/2011 #11 SERVICE of reply brief for Defendant/Appellant Joao Palmeira.
07/20/2011 #12 MOTION to file reply brief late, filed by Joao Palmeira.
07/20/2011 #13 RE#8: No action necessary as the reply brief has been accepted for filing.. *Notice.
07/22/2011 #14 MOTION for expedited appellate decision and waive oral argument, filed by Joao Palmeira.
07/25/2011 #15 OPPOSITION to paper #9, filed by Commonwealth.
07/26/2011 RE#9: The appeal shall be expedited and will be placed on the October, 2011 calendar for consideration by a panel during that month. The motion to waive oral argument is referred to the panel designated to decide the appeal. (Carhart, J.) *Notice.
08/30/2011 Notice of 10/04/2011, 9:30 AM argument at John Adams Courthouse, Courtroom 3 sent.
10/04/2011 Oral argument held. (Berry, J., Cohen, J., Sikora, J.).
02/13/2012 ORDER: The 130 day guideline for the above-entitled case is waived by order of the court. (Berry, Cohen & Sikora, JJ.). *Notice.
05/22/2012 MOTION to expedite appellate decision filed by Joao Palmeira.@
05/22/2012 RE#13: Allowed. (Berry, Cohen, Sikora, JJ.) *Notice.
05/22/2012 ORDER: The court hereby reverses the order of the District Court denying the defendant's motion to withdraw his admission to facts sufficient to support a finding of guilt on the charge of malicious destruction of property, G. L. c. 266, § 127A, which underlies the judgment. The court orders that an evidentiary hearing be held upon the adequacy of the immigration warnings provided the defendant pursuant to G. L. c. 278, § 290, and upon the validity of his waiver of counsel at the time of his admission. A memorandum of decision and rescript will follow. (Berry, Cohen & Sikora, JJ.). *Notice/Attest.