Anderson v. Healey

SJC-12422
Argue Date: Tuesday February 6, 2018
*Summary:   Massachusetts Constitution; Taxation—This is a challenge to a statewide ballot question seeking to amend the Massachusetts constitution to impose a surtax on incomes in excess of one million dollars.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Christopher Anderson
Counsel for Appellant: Kevin P. Martin, Esquire David Jacob Zimmer, Esquire Joshua James Bone, Esquire
Appellee: Maura Healey
Counsel for Appellee: Juliana deHaan Rice, A.A.G.
Court Appealed From: SJC for Suffolk County
Lower Court Judge: Ralph D. Gants, C.J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Single Justice Reservation & Report
Amici Curiae: Joseph A. Curtatone,Daniel Rivera, Thomas M. McGee, Stephanie M. Burke, Jonathan F. Mithcell, David Narkewicz, Ballot Initiation Strategy Center, Alliance for Business Leadership, Center on Budget and Policy Prio, Institute on Taxation and Econom, New England Legal Foundation, Pioneer Institute, Inc., The Tax Foundation, The Chamber of Commerce of the United, Adela Gonzalez, Zuleyka Hernandez, Ayomide Olumuyiwa, Greenroots, Inc., Alternatives for Community & Eni

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