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370 F.3d 75 *; 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 10377 **
RUSSELL J. HORTON, Petitioner, Appellant, v. PETER ALLEN, ET AL., Respondents, Appellees.
Subsequent History: US Supreme Court certiorari denied by Horton v. Allen, 2005 U.S. LEXIS 700 (U.S., Jan. 18, 2005)
Prior History: [**1] APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS. Hon. Morris E. Lasker, 1 Senior U.S. District Judge.
Commonwealth v. Horton, 434 Mass. 823, 753 N.E.2d 119, 2001 Mass. LEXIS 418 (2001)
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