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Alum represents defendant in important case decided by the Supreme Judicial Court

Alum Merritt Schnipper L '09 represented the defendant in Jahmal Brangan vs. Commonwealth which led to an important SJC Rulling on setting bail amounts. The Supreme Judicial Court has instructed judges to set bail at levels that defendants can pay in order to keep faith with legal principles laid out some 375 years ago.

Read case here. View Boston Globe article here.