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SJC Will Hear Baye Murder-Arson Appeal in November

SJC Will Hear Baye Murder-Arson Appeal in November

A single justice of the state’s highest court decided there were enough important questions about the State Police interrogation of Anthony Baye for the Supreme Judicial Court to take a closer look. NORTHAMPTON – The Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) will hear arguments in the Anthony Baye arson-murder case during its November session, when it will […]

September 16th, 2011 | Posted in Featured, Headlines, News | Read More »

Lawyers in Anthony Baye’s Arson-Murder Case Appeal Evidence Ruling to Supreme Judicial Court

Lawyers in Anthony Baye’s Arson-Murder Case Appeal Evidence Ruling to Supreme Judicial Court

The defense team claims the local judge erred in not suppressing Baye’s confession, obtained during a questionable State Police interrogation. The prosecutor maintains detectives did not break the rules on Miranda warnings. NORTHAMPTON – Defense lawyers in the murder-and-arson case of Anthony Baye have appealed a judge’s ruling that, if it stands, will allow jurors […]

September 7th, 2011 | Posted in Featured, Headlines, News | Read More »

Baye Arson-Murder Prosecution Scores One: Judge Rules Police Evidence OK in 44-Page Decision

Baye Arson-Murder Prosecution Scores One: Judge Rules Police Evidence OK in 44-Page Decision

By DAVID REID NORTHAMPTON – The judge in the upcoming murder-arson trial of former cook Anthony Baye has ruled that jurors can see evidence gathered by police and tapes of a ten-hour interrogation of Baye by State Police detectives, in which he confessed to setting some fires. Baye faces 45 criminal charges, including murder and […]

August 23rd, 2011 | Posted in Featured, Headlines, News | Read More »