Notable & Quotable: MBA members in the media

Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016
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  • "Appeals court overturns convictions in Probation Department scandal," Boston Globe (Dec. 19) -- MBA Chief Legal Counsel and Chief Operating Officer Martin W. Healy offered his thoughts on a U.S. appeals court ruling  which threw out the 2014 convictions of three former Probation Department officials.
  • "Clash looms between AG, Trump U.S. attorney pick," Boston Herald (Dec. 22) -- MBA Chief Legal Counsel and Chief Operating Officer Martin W. Healy was quoted in a story about the resignation of Massachusetts U.S. Attorney Carmen M. Ortiz and the appointment of her successor.
  • "Federal ban means pot is illegal in parts of Massachusetts," State House News (Dec. 19) -- MBA member and former chair of the Criminal Justice Section Council Peter Elikann provided commentary on federal marijuana prosecutions in light of the state's new marijuana law.
  • "Makeover in the works for med-mal tribunals," Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (Dec. 19) -- MBA members Superior Court Chief Justice Judith Fabricant,Superior Court Judge Douglas H. WilkinsFrank J. RiccioRoger J. Brunelleand Carol A. Kelly discussed proposed Superior Court Rule 73.
  • "Chapter 93A letter doesn't trigger duty to defend,'" Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (Dec. 19) -- MBA member Stephen A. Roach provided insight on a recent affirmation by the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.