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Supreme Judicial Court invites comments on grand jury practice Posted on Mar 6

The Supreme Judicial Court Committee on Grand Jury Proceedings solicits comments on a set of recommended best practices by prosecutors in making presentments to the grand jury.  The committee invites all comments on or before Monday, April 2, 2018. As stated in Commonwealth v. Grassie, 476   …Continue Reading Supreme Judicial Court invites comments on grand jury practice

New Electronic Filing Pilot Projects Ordered by the SJC Posted on Apr 27

In late February, the Supreme Judicial Court issued the following order, beginning the process of bringing e-filing to Massachusetts courts. “To advance efficiency in the Massachusetts courts and thereby better serve the public and the bar, the Justices hereby authorize the trial and appellate courts   …Continue Reading New Electronic Filing Pilot Projects Ordered by the SJC