Committee for Public Counsel Services v. Chief Justice of the Trial Court
SJC-12926Argue Date: Tuesday March 31, 2020
*Summary: Superintendence Petition; COVID-19-- This emergency petition requests release of certain incarcerated persons due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, Cypher, Kafker, JJ.
Appellant: Committee for Public Counsel Services
Counsel for Appellant: Rebecca A. Jacobstein, Esquire Benjamin H. Keehn, Esquire Rebecca Kiley, Esquire David Rassoul Rangaviz, Esquire
Appellee: Chief Justice of the Trial Court
Counsel for Appellee: Victoria Kelleher, Esquire Chauncey B. Wood, Esquire Matthew Segal, Esquire Jessie J. Rossman, Esquire Laura McCready, Esquire Kristin Mulvey, Esquire
Court Appealed From: SJC for Suffolk County
Lower Court Judge: Kimberly S. Budd, J.
Route to SJC: Direct Entry: Single Justice Reservation & Report
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