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Committee Meeting Agenda – October 21, 2021 Meeting - The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below. Approval of minutes of the September 14, 2021 meeting Amicus Request(s) Commonwealth Christopher DeJesus, SJC-13171 Commonwealth Jerron Perry, SJC-13144 Commonwealth T. G.-A., A Juvenile, Appeals Court No. 2021-P-0380 Psychologist and Psychiatrist Experts Rate Increase Monthly Financial Overview Report Commitments […]
Committee Meeting Agenda – September 14, 2021 Meeting - The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below. Approval of minutes of the July 15, 2021 meeting CLE Reimbursement Request Amicus Request(s) *Commonwealth v.  Daveiga, SJC-13147 *Commonwealth v.  Dufresne, SJC-13123 (Reporting Only – No Vote Required) Murder List Qualifications – Amendment Commitments $10,000 and Over Report Monthly […]
Cuthbert Wins ABA Solo and Small Firm Trainer Award - CPCS’s Youth Advocacy Division is so happy to announce that Maryellen Cuthbert has been awarded the ABA Solo and Small Firm Trainer Award. Maryellen’s service to the solo practitioners and children of Middlesex County Massachusetts is heroic and legendary. Maryellen Cuthbert has spent over three decades in private practice as a tireless fighter for the […]
Committee Meeting Agenda – July 15, 2021 Meeting - The meeting will be held virtually beginning at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below. Approval of minutes of the June 17, 2021 meeting Amicus Request(s) *Commonwealth v. Richard Comenzo, SJC-13119 *Rodriguez v.  Massachusetts Parole Board Commitments Report Monthly Financial Overview Report FY 2022 Budget Update Chief Counsel Report Registration is required to join […]
Defenders in the News - Hello and welcome to the fourth edition of Defenders in the News.  On the last Friday of every month we will publish a list of news items, awards or big decisions involving anyone under the CPCS banner. If we missed anything, or if you spot an article that needs to be included in the weeks […]
Committee Meeting Agenda – June 17, 2021 Meeting - The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below Approval of minutes of the May 19, 2021 meeting Amicus Recommendation(s) Commonwealth v. Curran, SJC-13093 Commonwealth v. Huang, SJC-11575 Contracts: FY 2022 Bar Advocate Programs FY 2022 Provision of Legal Services to Dukes and Nantucket Counties FY 2022 Supervising Attorneys FY 2022-FY 2023 CAFL […]
Defenders in the News - Hello and welcome to the third edition of Defenders in the News.  On the last Friday of every month we will publish a list of news items, awards or big decisions involving anyone under the CPCS banner. If we missed anything, or if you spot an article that needs to be included in the weeks […]
Committee Meeting Agenda – May 19, 2021 Meeting - The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m.  Registration is required – details below. Approval of minutes of the April 15, 2021 meeting Amicus Request – Commonwealth v. Ernest Monell – FAR-28219 Contract – FY 2022 Juvenile Supervising Attorney Commitments $10,000 and Over Report Monthly Financial Overview Report FY 2022 Budget Update Personnel Subcommittee Update Chief […]
Baratta, O’Connor Win MBA’s COVID-19 Impact Award - The Massachusetts Bar Association has announced that it will present its Access to Justice COVID-19 Impact Award to the Committee for Public Counsel Services’ Nancy Baratta and Ann O’Connor for going “above and beyond during these challenging times to address legal needs arising from the pandemic.” Baratta and O’Connor, who are both involved with the […]
Defenders in the News - Hello and welcome to the second edition of Defenders in the News.  On the last Friday of every month we will publish a list of news items, awards or big decisions involving anyone under the CPCS banner. If we missed anything, or if you spot an article that needs to be included in the weeks […]