Supreme Court Agenda for Monday, March 27, 2017
The following is the Supreme Court's schedule for
oral arguments on March 27, 2017. The issues before the Supreme Court are
outlined in the Appellate Division opinion in each case. If you are planning to
view the Webcast of Supreme Court arguments, you may want to review the opinion
under appeal in order to have a better understanding of the issues before the
Court. The opinions are in Adobe Acrobat Pdf format.
Please note that some of the Appellate Division opinions listed below have not been approved for publication, and that pursuant to New Jersey Court Rule 1:36 no unpublished opinion shall constitute precedent or be binding on any court.
(The following statements of issues on appeal are prepared by the Offices of the Clerk for the convenience of the reader. They have been neither reviewed nor approved by the Supreme Court. Please note that, in the interest of brevity, some issues may not have been summarized).
A-105/106-15 State v. Sulaiman Massaquoi (076635)
Should the evidence seized without a warrant from the basement where defendant lived have been suppressed?
A-107/108-15 State v. Daniel K. Jackson (076636)
Should the evidence seized from the basement of an apartment inhabited by one of defendant’s co-defendants (Sulaiman Massaquoi) have been suppressed, under the circumstances presented?
A-79-15 State v. Michael Ross, II (077458)
Did the trial judge’s questioning of witnesses exceed the boundaries of permissible inquiry under N.J.R.E. 614, among other authority?
A-77-15 Robert A. Verry v. Franklin Fire District No. 1 (Somerset) (077495)
Among other issues, is the Millstone Valley Fire Department an “instrumentality” of the Franklin Fire District No.1 and thus a “public agency” subject to the Open Public Records Act (OPRA), N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 to -13)?
D-78-16 IMO Kristi A. Fredericks (078860)
M-1349-15 IMO Scott Michael Marinelli (077934)