Commonwealth v. Rakes

SJC-10046
Argue Date: Friday April 7, 2017
*Summary:   Criminal-- Various issues arising out of murder conviction.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Budd, JJ.
Appellant: James M. Rakes
Counsel for Appellant: Alan Jay Black, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Varsha Kukafka, A.D.A. Tracey A. Cusick, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Norfolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Judith Fabricant, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Murder 1
Amici Curiae:  

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