Commonwealth v. Ruffin -Suffolk University Archive Video

Commonwealth v. Ruffin

SJC-12079
Argue Date: Tuesday May 3, 2016
*Summary:   Criminal-- The defendant is seeking relief from drug convictions because of the involvement of former state chemist Annie Dookhan in testing of the drugs.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, Lenk, Hines, JJ.
Appellant: Ruffin
Counsel for Appellant: Alexandra H. Deal, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Laurie Yeshulas, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Brockton District, PL
Lower Court Judge: Ronald F. Moynahan, J.
Route to SJC: Sua Sponte Transfer from Appeals Court
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