Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Western Mass. Cases Transferred

Today's Springfield Republican reports that several Western Massachusetts Federal cases will be transferred from Springfield to Boston or Worcester "as an overloaded criminal docket and a looming four-month trial will cause about a dozen local cases to be transferred. U.S. District Judge Michael A. Ponsor has just sent two cases to Boston for reassignment to other judges and expects to transfer eight to 10 more, he said yesterday. "