Commonwealth v. Perez

SJC-12251
Argue Date: Monday April 3, 2017
*Summary:   Juvenile Law-- Whether a juvenile who has been convicted of a crime less than murder is entitled to be resentenced to a term that would allow release no later than the time applicable to a juvenile convicted of murder.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, JJ.
Appellant: Fernando R. Perez
Counsel for Appellant: Elizabeth Caddick, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Elizabeth Dunphy Farris, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Hampden Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: C. Brian McDonald, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
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