Commonwealth v. Cousin

SJC-12252
Argue Date: Tuesday September 5, 2017
*Summary:   Criminal-- After a murder conviction, the Commonwealth is appealing the allowance of a motion for new trial on the basis of conflict of interest by trial counsel.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Lowy, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellant: Amanda Teo, A.D.A.
Appellee: Joseph Cousin
Counsel for Appellee: Robert F. Shaw, Jr., Esquire
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Janet L. Sanders, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
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