Carey v. Commissioner of Correction
SJC-12369Argue Date: Monday January 8, 2018
*Summary: Prisons-- This is a challenge to the use of dogs in connection with searches of non-attorney visitors at correctional facilities.
Justices: Gants, C.J.,Lowy, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Michael Carey
Counsel for Appellant: James R. Pingeon, Esquire Leonard M. Singer, Esquire Bonita Tenneriello, Esquire Sarah R. Wunsch, Esquire
Appellee: Commissioner of Corrections
Counsel for Appellee: William D. Saltzman, Esquire Jennifer M. Staples, Esquire
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Joseph F. Leighton, Jr., J.
Route to SJC: Sua Sponte Transfer from Appeals Court
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