Rahim v. District Attorney for Suffolk District -Suffolk University Archive Video

Rahim v. District Attorney for Suffolk District

Argue Date: Friday September 11, 2020
*Summary:   Public Records-- The plaintiff is seeking documents from the District Attorney relating to an investigation into the shooting and death of the plaintiff's son in a confrontation involving a joint terrorism task force consisting of Boston police and the FBI.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Rahimah Rahim
Counsel for Appellant: Kate Cook, Esquire Rashaan D. Hall, Esquire Laura Rotolo, Esquire Jessie J. Rossman, Esquire Tristan P. Colangelo, Esquire Matthew Segal, Esquire
Appellee: Rachael Rollins, in her official capacity as District Attorney
Counsel for Appellee: Donna Jalbert Patalano, A.D.A.
Court Appealed From: Suffolk Superior Court
Lower Court Judge: Joseph F. Leighton, Jr., J.
Route to SJC: Direct Appellate Review
Amici Curiae: United States of America

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