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Retirement. Public Employment, Forfeiture of retirement benefits. School and School Committee, Retirement benefits. Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on January 14, 2010. The case was heard by John S. McCann, J., on motions for judgment on the pleadings. The Supreme Judicial Court on its own initiative transferred the case from the Appeals Court. Robert G. Fabino (James H. Salvie, Special Assistant Attorney General, with him) for the defendant. Michael C. Donahue for the plaintiff.
Chief Justice Ireland participated in the deliberation on this case prior to his retirement.