Commonwealth v. Cassidy

SJC-12350
Argue Date: Friday January 5, 2018
*Summary:   Criminal; Firearms-- Various issues arising out of conviction for unlawful possession of a large capacity weapon and large capacity feeding device, including whether the Commonwealth must prove that the defendant knew that he was in possession of devices qualifying as large capacity.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: John E. Cassidy
Counsel for Appellant: Pro Se
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Robert P. Kidd, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Bristol Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Robert C. Cosgrove, J.
Route to SJC: Further Appellate Review
Amici Curiae: Erickson Resende

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