Commonwealth v. Lastowski

SJC-12280
Argue Date: Tuesday October 3, 2017
*Summary:   Criminal; Guilty Plea-- The defendant is appealing the denial of his motion to withdraw a guilty plea for indecent assault and battery, claiming that trial counsel failed to advise him that by pleading guilty, he would be required to register as a sex offender.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Aaron Lastowski
Counsel for Appellant: Edward Gauthier, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Thomas H. Townsend, A.D.A. , Cynthia M. Von Flatern, Esquire
Court Appealed From: Greenfield District, FR
Lower Court Judge: William F. Mazanec, III, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
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