No. 12-P-523.

85 Mass. App. Ct. 902 (2014)


Appeals Court of Massachusetts.

February 28, 2014.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Amanda Lovell for the defendant.

Bryan Curran ( Crystal Lee Lyons , Assistant District Attorney, with him) for the Commonwealth.


On appeal from a conviction of assault by means of a dangerous weapon, the defendant argues that (1) the evidence of assault under an attempted battery theory was insufficient, and (2) the judge's instruction on that theory of assault gives rise to a substantial risk of a miscarriage of justice. We affirm.

1. Sufficiency of the evidence. Nancy Lizardo, the victim's mother, related that during the encounter between the defendant and her son...

Let's get started

Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases