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Oral Arguments Before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court

Suffolk University Law School, in cooperation with the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, maintains this site in order to make oral arguments before the Supreme Judicial Court accessible to the general public and the legal community. Webcasts of Supreme Judicial Court oral arguments at the John Adams Courthouse are available live while the cases are being argued and may also be viewed at a later time through the Suffolk Law School's archives. Please see below for more information.

 
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Live Webcast   (9:00 AM-1:00 PM September 8-11)

If you are interested in watching an argument on the web, please scroll down to the schedule of cases to be argued and activate this player on the proper morning. The order of arguments, as listed below, may change if circumstances dictate. You may also view a summary of each case prior to viewing the webcast by selecting "Case Summaries."

Next Live Webcast
September 8th at 9:00am

Archives
Webcasts will also be archived so that after each argument, web site visitors will be able to view all arguments which have already occurred. The arguments can be searched by date, case title or by docket number, and will be accessible within four days of the court proceedings. To view arguments which have been previously archived, please visit the SJC Oral Argument Webcasts Archives page, or simply point your mouse on the "View Archives" button located at the right.

System Requirements
This webcast is best viewed on PCs with: Windows 2000 or newer operating system; Flash 10.0 or later; 600+ MHz processor; 128+ MB RAM; 8+ MB Video Memory; and IE v5.5 or later or Apple Macintosh computers with: OS X 10.1.5 or later (10.2.x recommended); 450+ mhz G3 processor; 128+ MB RAM: 10 MB free HD space; 256 colors (millions recommended); IE 5.5+ or Netscape 7.1+.



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Summaries Cases/Dockets (select docket number for info)
    09/08/2015
Summaries Case Summaries

SJC-11842

Wing vs. Commissioner of Probation.
(Link opens new window) SJC-11852 Commonwealth v. Garrett
  SJC-11862 Commonwealth v. St. Louis
  SJC-11800 Maling v. Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, LLP
  SJC-11856 Impounded Case
    09/09/2015
SummariesCase Summaries SJC-11861 Commonwealth v. Doe
(Link opens new window) SJC-11809 Outfront Media VW Communications LLC v. Massachusetts Department of Transportation
 

SJC-11855

Commonwealth v. Kaeppeler
 

SJC-11823

Impounded Case
 

SJC-11838

Champa v. Town of Weston Public Schools
    09/10/2015
SummariesCase Summaries

SJC-11858

Commonwealth v. Tejeda
(Link opens new window) SJC-11865 MacLaurin v. City of Holyoke
SJC-11866 MacLaurin v. City of Holyoke
SJC-11835 Commonwealth v. Cameron
SJC-11864 Magazu v. Department of Children and Families
SJC-11911 Impounded Case
SJC-11846 In the Matter of Panse
SJC-11863 Trapp v. Commissioner of Department of Corrections
Reserve Case.
    09/11/2015
SummariesCase Summaries

SJC-11687

Commonwealth v. Chappell
(Link opens new window) SJC-11411 Commonwealth v. Gonzalez
 

SJC-10993

Commonwealth v. Foxworth
 

SJC-11605

Commonwealth v. Boucher
 
Oral arguments generally take one half hour per case (15 minutes per side), except in first degree murder cases, which generally take 40 minutes (20 minutes per side). Court begins promptly at 9:00am. The Justices may take a brief recess mid-morning, lasting approximately 10 minutes.

 


This webcast is made available to the general public for informational purposes only and does not constitute an official record of court proceedings.

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