Caplan v. Town of Acton
SJC-12274Argue Date: Thursday September 7, 2017
*Summary: Massachusetts Constitutional Law-- Taxpayers are challenging proposed grants by a municipality to a church on the basis that they violate the Anti-Aid Amendment to the Massachusetts Constitution.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Budd, Cypher, JJ.
Appellant: George Caplan
Counsel for Appellant: Russell S. Chernin, Esquire
Appellee: Town of Acton
Counsel for Appellee: Nina L. Pickering-Cook, Esquire , Arthur P. Kreiger, Esquire
Court Appealed From: Middlesex Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Leila R. Kern, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
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