Commonwealth v. Alvarez -Suffolk University Archive Video

Commonwealth v. Alvarez

SJC-12414
Argue Date: Tuesday March 6, 2018
*Summary:   Criminal; Search and Seizure-- Various issues arising out of drug conviction, including whether evidence obtained when police read text messages that appeared on the defendant’s cell phone should have been suppressed.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Carlos A. Alvarez, Jr.
Counsel for Appellant: Matthew J. Koes, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Ellyn H. Lazar-Moore, A.D.A. Jane A. Sullivan, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Worcester Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Daniel M. Wrenn, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
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