Court Case Record INDEPENDENCE SEAPORT MUSEUM vs. JOHN CARTER & another 2010-P-1779


Court Case Number: 2010-P-1779

Case Number2010-P-1779
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtBarnstable Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date01/22/2007
Close Date11/29/2011


Jonathan W. Fitch, Esquire Robert M. Mendillo, Esquire Withdrawn A. Hether Cahill, EsquireIndependence Seaport MuseumPlaintiff/Appellee
John CarterDefendant/Appellant
Bruce P. Gilmore, EsquireKarin CarterDefendant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
10/08/2010 #1 Entered w/o fee per 2010-J-424.
10/08/2010 #2 Notice of entry sent.
11/03/2010 #3 Letter from John Carter re: Brief due date.
11/03/2010 #4 RE#2: The within is treated as a motion to enlarge time in which Mr. Carter is to file his brief and appendix and is allowed to 12/3/10. Notice
11/09/2010 #5 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by John Carter.
11/10/2010 #6 RE#3: No action necessary. See Court's 11/3/10 action on paper #2. *Notice.
12/07/2010 #7 Letter from Clerk's Office to John Carter re: Brief has not been accepted for filing because it does not comply with the Mass. Rules of Appellate Procedure. Corrections to be made on or before 12/21/10. Notice
12/22/2010 #8 MOTION for clarification and enlargement of time to file appeal brief and appendix, filed by John Carter.
12/22/2010 #9 RE#5 MRAP 16(a)(1) requires a table of contents and table of authorities in "all briefs" (emphasis added). Appellant may file and serve complying briefs on or before 01/22/11. Notice.
01/20/2011 #10 Motion to accept appeal as is and to accept fewer copies of brief brief filed by John Carter.
01/28/2011 #11 Letter from Clerk's Office to John Carter re: non-conforming brief and appendix; conforming brief and appendix due on or before 2/11/11.
01/31/2011 #12 RE#6: The non-conforming shall be accepted for filing at the filing, on or before 2/21/11 of 4 additional copies of the brief and record appendix. (McHugh, J.) *Notice.
02/14/2011 #13 John Carter's Brief and Memorandum of Law to Accept Brief as Filed Without Additional Copies.
02/15/2011 #14 Notice of appearance of A. Hether Cahill and Jonathan W. Fitch for Independence Seaport Museum.
02/15/2011 #15 Notice of withdrawal as counsel for Independence Seaport Museum, filed by Robert M. Mendillo.
02/15/2011 #16 RE#8: The within is treated as a motion for additional time to comply with the order of 1/31/11 and allowed. Four additional copies of the brief to be filed on or before 3/31/11. All other requested relief is denied. *Notice.
03/02/2011 #17 Letter from John Carter re: Request for name of judge that ruled on paper #8 and to be provided with information on filing a complaint regarding concerns about the Massachusetts Court System.
03/08/2011 #18 RE#11: As the court's action on paper #8, was procedural in nature and following from the Single Justice's 1/31/11 action on paper #6, further action by a single justice was not required. If you see reconsideration of the court's 2/15/11 action on paper #8, you may file a motion with the court to that effect. *Notice.
03/21/2011 #19 Letter from John Carter re: response to the action of paper #11.
03/30/2011 #20 SERVICE of brief & appendix for Defendant/Appellant John Carter.
04/01/2011 #21 RE#12: Your brief and record appendix was accepted for filing on 3/30/11. Regarding your request to provide you with information for filing a complaint concerning the Massachusetts Court Systems, the Appeals Court is not in possession of such material, however, it is suggested that you contact the Attorney General's Office. *Notice.
04/26/2011 #22 Letter from John Carter.