NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

Local News

March 27, 2012

District Court

NEWBURYPORT: The following jury-waived trials were recorded Friday, March 23, at Newburyport District Court with Judge Matthew Nestor presiding:

Sonja Jasinski, 41, 4 Orange St., No. 6, Newburyport; operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license due to OUI, dismissed; operating a motor vehicle with a revoked license for being a habitual traffic offender, guilty, $1,000 fine, $250 surfine, $50 Victim-Witness Fund (VWF), six months house of correction, sentence suspended for six months, two years' probation; operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license (subsequent offense), guilty, 60 days house of correction, sentence suspended for two years; brakes violation, responsible, filed (Salisbury).

Jay R. Desjardins, 18, 31 Ringgold St., Haverhill; driving while under the influence of alcohol, continued without finding for one year, $250 OUI fee, $50 OUI Victims Fund, $250 Head Injury Fund, $50 VWF, complete alcohol safety awareness program, 210-day loss of license; marked lanes violation, responsible, $100 assessment (Merrimac).

John Kern, 21, 16 Woodland St., Merrimac; sell/deliver liquor to person under 21, dismissed upon payment of $300 costs (Amesbury).

Michael R. Lomanno, 20, 1 Democracy Drive, Amesbury; domestic assault and battery, continued without finding for 18 months, must remain drug- and alcohol-free with random screens, continue counseling, stay away and no contact with victims, $50 VWF; domestic assault and battery, continued without finding for 18 months; possession of a class C substance, continued without finding for 18 months; possession of a class E substance, continued without finding for 18 months; driving while under the influence of drugs, continued without finding for 18 months, 210-day loss of license, complete alcohol safety awareness program, $250 OUI fee, $50 OUI Victims Fund, $250 HIF, $50 VWF, must remain drug- and alcohol-free with random screens; negligent operation of a motor vehicle, continued without finding for one year, $250 HIF; marked lanes, responsible, $100 assessment (Amesbury).

Jeffrey C. Kanter, 22, 9 Fairway Drive, No. 3, Derry, N.H.; possession of a class A substance, continued without finding for 14 months, must remain drug- and alcohol-free with random screens, $50 VWF (Salisbury).

Text Only | Photo Reprints

Port Pics
AP Video
Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians Flamingo Frenzy Ahead of Zoo Construction Crew Criticized Over Handling of Ferry Disaster Agreement Reached to Calm Ukraine Tensions Raw: Pope Francis Performs Pre-easter Ritual Raw: Bulgarian Monastery Dyes 5000 Easter Eggs Diplomats Reach Deal to Ease Tensions in Ukraine U.S. Sending Nonlethal Aid to Ukraine Military Holder: Americans Stand With KC Mourners Obama Greets Wounded Warriors Malaysia Plane: Ocean Floor Images 'Very Clear' Sparks Fly With Derulo and Jordin on New Album Franco Leads Star-studded Broadway Cast Raw: Two Lucky Kids Get Ride in Popemobile Boston Bombing Survivors One Year Later Sister of Slain MIT Officer Reflects on Bombing
Special Features