Notable & Quotable: MBA members in the media

Thursday, Mar. 26, 2015

Notable & Quotable

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SJC ruling on juvenile homicide offenders

Healy for Notable

"These are protections no other state has afforded this class of defendants. It's a ground-breaking case."

MBA Chief Legal Counsel and Chief Operating Officer Martin W. Healy, Boston Globe, March 23, 2015

Healy was quoted in a Globe story on this week's Supreme Judicial Court ruling which allows juvenile homicide offenders the right to a lawyer at public expense and the right to appeal parole denials.

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Of note:

  • In addition to the clip mentioned above, MBA Chief Legal Counsel and Chief Operating Officer Martin W. Healy was quoted by the State House News (via WWLP.com - "Budget bill with $$$ for snow and ice, shelters clears Senate" - March 19) and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly ("Budget threatens to undo gains made by court system" - March 18) on the proposed cuts to court funding in Governor Charlie Baker's recently announced budget proposal.
  • Healy and MBA member Fern Frolin of Mirick, O'Connell, DeMallie and Lougee were both quoted in a Newburyport News story (March 26) on joint custody legislation in divorce cases.