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Court Case Record JOHN COOPER vs. BAY COVE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH & another 2010-P-1719 UID(e10f)


JOHN COOPER vs. BAY COVE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH & another Court Case Record

Court Case Number: 2010-P-1719


 
Case Number2010-P-1719
Case TitleJOHN COOPER vs. BAY COVE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH & another
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountySuffolk
CourtSuffolk Superior Court
Court Address
Phone
Field Date08/27/2008
Close Date08/24/2011

Parties

CounselNameType
John CooperPro Se Plaintiff/Appellant
Iraida J. Alvarez, EsquireBay Cove Department of Mental HeDefendant/Appellee
Iraida J. Alvarez, EsquireDepartment of Mental HealthDefendant/Appellee
DOCKET ENTRIES
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
09/30/2010 #1 MOTION to waive entry fee, filed by John Cooper.
09/30/2010 #2 RE#1: Allowed. The appeal entered this date without fee. *Notice.
09/30/2010 #3 Entered.
09/30/2010 #4 Notice of entry sent.
09/30/2010 #5 Motion to file non-conforming brief filed by John Cooper.
10/08/2010 #6 RE#3: Allowed. The appellant's non-conforming brief is accepted for filing this date. (Green, J.) *Notice.
10/08/2010 #7 SERVICE of brief for Plaintiff/Appellant John Cooper.
11/08/2010 #8 MOTION to Dismiss Appeal, filed by Department of Mental Health.
11/10/2010 #9 RE#5: Referred to the panel designated to decide this appeal. The appellee is free to raise the within issues in its brief. *Notice.
11/16/2010 #10 Letter from John Cooper re: Opposition to Commonwealth's Motion to Dismiss.
11/18/2010 #11 RE#6: Referred to the panel designated to decide this appeal. *Notice
12/29/2010 #12 MOTION to extend brief due date of Department of Mental Health.
12/30/2010 #13 RE#7: The brief is accepted for filing this date, subject to possible future action by the panel designated to decide the appeal.
12/30/2010 #14 SERVICE of brief for Defendant/Appellee Department of Mental Health.
12/31/2010 #15 Motion to file non-conforming reply brief filed by John Cooper.
01/05/2011 RE#9: The within is treated as appellant's motion to accept a non-conforming reply brief and is allowed. Appellant's reply brief is accepted for filing this date, the propriety of the contents of which is referred to the panel designated to decide this appeal. (Sikora, J.) Notice.
01/05/2011 SERVICE of reply brief for Plaintiff/Appellant John Cooper.
04/05/2011 Scheduled for submission to a panel without argument.
04/29/2011 Under consideration by Panel. (Berry, J., Mills, J., Graham, J.).
05/23/2011 MEMORANDUM AND ORDER: " JOHN COOPER vs. BAY COVE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH & others.(1) Final judgment entered on October 14, 2009. The plaintiff filed his notice of appeal on May 10, 2010. The notice of appeal was therefore untimely.(2) See Mass.R.A.P. 4(a), as amended, 430 Mass. 1603 (1999). Accordingly, the appeal is dismissed. Appeal dismissed." *Notice/Attest.Image footnotes (1) The plaintiff's filings list other unspecified entities, such as "Corporations" and "People/banks," as defendants in this suit. (2) The plaintiff apparently filed both this lawsuit and this appeal without consent from his legal guardian. His appeal could also be dismissed for this independent reason.
08/15/2011 PETITION for Rehearing, filed by John Cooper.
08/24/2011 ORDER: The petition for rehearing filed by the plaintiff-appellant having been considered, it is ordered that the petition be, and the same hereby, is denied. (Berry, Mills, Graham, JJ.) *Notice.