Commonwealth v. Robinson -Suffolk University Archive Video

Commonwealth v. Robinson

SJC-09265
Argue Date: Wednesday January 10, 2018
*Summary:   Criminal; Public Trial-- The Commonwealth is appealing the granting of a new trial to a defendant who had been convicted of murder where the public had been excluded from the courtroom during jury selection.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Jason Robinson
Counsel for Appellant: Rosemary Curran Scapicchio, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Paul B. Linn, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Barbara J. Rouse, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Murder 1
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