Commonwealth v. James
SJC-12196Argue Date: Monday March 6, 2017
*Summary: Juveniles; Murder Conviction-- This case deals with the procedure applicable to an appeal of the denial of a motion for new trial by a juvenile convicted of first degree murder.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, JJ.
Appellant: Steven James
Counsel for Appellant: Rosemary Curran Scapicchio, Esquire Dennis M. Toomey, Esquire
Counsel for Appellee: Mary E. Lee, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: SJC for Suffolk County
Lower Court Judge: Cornelius J. Moriarty, II, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Single Justice Reservation & Report
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