Court Case Record COMMONWEALTH vs. JOHN JAMES 2014-P-0797


Court Case Number: 2014-P-0797

Case Number2014-P-0797
Case TypeCriminal
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtFranklin Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date04/12/2013
Close Date06/29/2015


Thomas H. Townsend, A.D.A. Jeremy C. Bucci, A.D.A.CommonwealthPlaintiff/Appellee
Jon R. Maddox, EsquireJohn JamesDefendant/Appellant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
06/24/2014 #1 Transcripts received: 1 Vol 1/16/14 on 1 CD ^ 2 copies of CD in Clerk's envelope.
05/19/2014 #2 Transcripts received: volumes: 2; cds: 1; 1/16/2014; 1/17/2014 = Trial^ (Note: Grand total of 3 volumes of transcript)
05/19/2014 #3 Entered.
05/19/2014 #4 Notice of entry sent.
05/23/2014 #5 Docketing Statement received from John James^
05/27/2014 #6 Motion to accept late-filed notice of appeal as timely filed and affidavit of counsel, filed by John James.
05/27/2014 #7 MOTION to stay appeal and affidavit of counsel, filed by John James.
05/28/2014 #8 RE#5: Denied without prejudice to refiling as a Motion for Additional or Corrected Transcripts in Criminal cases, found on the court's website, along with filing instructions. The motion is to be filed on or before 06/03/14. *Notice.
05/29/2014 #9 RE#4: Allowed (Kantrowitz, J.). *Notice.
06/02/2014 #10 Motion for additional transcripts, filed by John James^
06/03/2014 #11 ORDER: The appeal is stayed and the Clerk of the Trial Court (Franklin Superior Court) is to provide to the parties a transcript of the proceedings, trial - afternoon session, which took place on 01/16/2014. If, within three months of this order, i.e., on or before 09/03/2014, a transcript has not been filed in the trial court and transmitted to the Appeals Court, the requesting party is to file a status report with the Appeals Court that explains the delay and offer an estimated completion date of the transcript. Furthermore, the requesting party shall file a status report with the Appeals Court within seven days of the filing of the transcript. *Notice/Attest.
06/24/2014 #12 Updated docket entries (certified; two copies) received from Franklin Superior Court.
07/01/2014 #13 Status Report, filed by John James.
07/07/2014 #14 RE#9: The stay of appellate proceedings is vacated. The defendant's brief and appendix are due on or before 8/6/14. *Notice.
08/06/2014 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by John James.
08/07/2014 RE#10: Allowed to 09/17/2014. Notice sent.
09/17/2014 SERVICE of brief & appendix for Defendant/Appellant John James.
10/20/2014 SERVICE of brief for Plaintiff/Appellee Commonwealth.
01/08/2015 Notice sent seeking information on unavailability for oral argument in March 2015
02/05/2015 Notice of 03/09/2015, 9:30 AM argument at John Adams Courthouse, Courtroom 3 (a3) sent.
03/09/2015 Oral argument held. (Trainor, J., Wolohojian, J., Carhart, J.).
05/11/2015 Decision: Rule 1:28 Judgments affirmed. (Trainor, Wolohojian & Carhart, JJ.). *Notice.