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Court Case Record FRIENDS OF THE M.N. SPEAR MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY, INC. & others vs. BOARD OF REGISTRARS OF VOLTERS OF THE TOWN OF SCHUTESBURY & others 2012-P-0843 UID(9d99)


FRIENDS OF THE M.N. SPEAR MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY, INC. & others vs. BOARD OF REGISTRARS OF VOLTERS OF THE TOWN OF SCHUTESBURY & others Court Case Record

Court Case Number: 2012-P-0843


 
Case Number2012-P-0843
Case TitleFRIENDS OF THE M.N. SPEAR MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY, INC. & others vs. BOARD OF REGISTRARS OF VOLTERS OF THE TOWN OF SCHUTESBURY & others
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyFranklin
CourtFranklin Superior Court
Court Address
Phone
Field Date02/03/2012
Close Date07/27/2012

Parties

CounselNameType
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireFriends of the M.N. Spear MemoriPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireChristopher BuckPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireMary Ann MandellPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireGail R. FleischakerPlaintiff/Appellant
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireJohn-Christian AierstuckPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireJames WaltonPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireJoanne SunshowerPlaintiff/Appellant
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireJoan M. HansonPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireDina StanderPlaintiff
Michael Pill, Esquire William A. McDermott, Jr., EsquireClifton R. ReadPlaintiff
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireBoard of Registrars of Volters oDefendant/Appellee
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireLeslie BracebridgeDefendant/Appellee
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireMarilyn E. TibbettsDefendant/Appellee
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireLinda Lawton-JacobsonDefendant/Appellee
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireRuth TodrinDefendant/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireRobert L. GrovesIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireJames S. AaronIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireDaniel HayesIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireSharon RaymondIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireRobert RaymondIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireMelissa Makepeace-O'NeilIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireStephen J. PufferIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireCarole MizaurIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireDeacon BonnarIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireLaurey KenersonIntervener/Appellee
Alan Seewald, EsquireAnne KenersonIntervener/Appellee
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireJoan L. PaczkowskiThird-party plaintiff
Donna L. Macnicol, EsquireRichard F. PaczkowskiThird-party plaintiff
Michael Pill, EsquireShoshana Holzberg-PillThird-party Defendant/Appellant
Michael Pill, EsquireJacob Holzberg-PillThird-party Defendant/Appellant
Michael Pill, EsquireJessica BuckThird-party Defendant
DOCKET ENTRIES
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
05/22/2012 #1 Entered.
05/22/2012 #2 Notice of entry sent.
05/22/2012 #3 MOTION to waive entry fee, filed by Joanne Sunshower, Shoshana Holzberg-Pill, and Jacob Holzberg-Pill.
05/22/2012 #4 Copy of DAR application of Plaintiffs and Third Party Defendants.
05/22/2012 #5 Copy of procedural order under Mass.R.App.P. 15(b): (1) to expedite decision on application for direct appellate review; and (2) for expedited appeal, filed with the SJC. received from William A. McDermott, Jr., Esq. and Michael Pill, Esq.
05/24/2012 #6 RE#2: Allowed. The additional fees are waived and the appellants' appeals are entered this date. The appellants shall file a unitary brief not to exceed fifty page in length conforming to all respects M.R.A.P. *Notice.
05/25/2012 #7 DAR DENIED (on 05/24/2012).
05/30/2012 #8 Docketing Statement received from Gail R. Fleischaker, Joanne Sunshower, Shoshana Holzberg-Pill, Jacob Holzberg-Pill.^
05/31/2012 #9 MOTION for expedited appeal, filed by Gail R. Fleischaker, & Joanne Sunshower.
05/31/2012 #10 SERVICE of brief & appendix & 1 CD for Plaintiff/Appellant Gail R. Fleischaker.
06/08/2012 #11 Assented to motion for expedited appeal, filed by Board of Registrars of Volters of the Town of Schutesbury.
06/08/2012 SERVICE of brief for Defendant/Appellee Board of Registrars of Volters of the Town of Schutesbury.
06/12/2012 RE#5: The motion to expedite consideration of the appeal is allowed. The parties shall appear for oral argument on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 3:30 p.m., Courtroom 4. The appellee interveners shall file a responsive brief on or before the close of business on Monday, June 18. (Wolohojian, J.) *Notice.
06/12/2012 Memo: Paper #5, parties have also been notified directly by phone for the hearing.
06/14/2012 Notice of 06/19/2012, 3:30 PM argument at John Adams Courthouse, Courtroom 4 (a4) sent.
06/18/2012 SERVICE of brief for Interveners/Appellees Robert L. Groves, James S. Aaron, Daniel Hayes, Sharon Raymond, Robert Raymond, Melissa Makepeace-O'Neil, Stephen J. Puffer, Carole Mizaur, Deacon Bonnar, Laurey Kenerson, Anne Kenerson and Third-Party-Plaintiffs Joan L. Paczkowski, & Richard F. Paczkowski.
06/19/2012 Oral argument held. (Wolohojian, J., Milkey, J., Sullivan, J.).
06/29/2012 Decision: Rule 1:28 We affirm the Superior Court judgment insofar as it concerns the Paczkowskis. We do not reach or consider the voting status of the Holzberg-Pills in light of the parties' agreement that a decision is not necessary as to their voting status, registration, or domicil given our decision with respect to the Paczkowskis (Wolohojian, Milkey, Sullivan, JJ.). *Notice.
07/27/2012 RESCRIPT to Trial Court.