Complaint and Court Filings: American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts and American Oversight v. ICE – Prosecution of Massachusetts Judge Joseph and Court Officer MacGregor

Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) seeking the release of communications between senior agency officials and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts concerning the federal prosecution of Massachusetts Judge Shelley M. Richmond Joseph and Court Officer Wesley MacGregor for allegedly allowing a defendant out the rear door of her courtroom to evade ICE detention.

May 10, 2021: Initial Complaint

August 2022

Sept. 1: Court order granting American Oversight’s emergency motion for order

August 2022

Aug. 18: Supplemental declarations filed by ICE
Aug. 22: Emergency motion for order filed by American Oversight

February 2022

Feb. 28: Reply in support of cross-motion for summary judgement

May 10, 2021: Initial Complaint

Feb 28, 2022: Reply in Support of Cross-motion for Summary Judgement

Aug. 18, 2022: Supplemental Declarations Filed by ICE

Aug. 22, 2022: Emergency Motion for Order Requiring Preservation of Government-Issued Phones and Incorporated Memorandum of Law Filed by American Oversight

Sept. 1, 2022: Court order Granting American Oversight’s Emergency Motion for Order