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Monthly Archives: March 2007

No Right of Access to Show-Cause Hearings Posted on Mar 29

The SJC issued an opinion in Eagle-Tribune Publishing Company v. Clerk Magistrate of the Lawrence Division of the District Court Department  yesterday. In this case, the court held that a show-cause hearing need not be open to the public. The proceeding is held primarily for the benefit   …Continue Reading No Right of Access to Show-Cause Hearings