Commonwealth v. Long -Suffolk University Archive Video

Commonwealth v. Long

Argue Date: Tuesday March 3, 2020
*Summary:   Search and Seizure-- In a firearms prosecution, the defendant is seeking to suppress evidence on the ground that race was a factor in the traffic stop after which evidence was seized.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Edward Long
Counsel for Appellant: John P. Warren, Esquire
Appellee: Commonwealth
Counsel for Appellee: Patrick Mulligan, A.D.A. Cailin M. Campbell, Esquire
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Joseph F. Leighton, Jr., J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Single Justice Allows Interloc Appeal
Amici Curiae: CPCS , ACLU of Massachusetts, Inc.

*Summary is not an official part of the court proceedings, it is presented so that those who access the website will have a general understanding of the legal issues in the case.

Access published opinions      -     View SJC Docket Information     -      Download Caption text