Types of cases available through the Attorney Portal for case information

Find out what case types and imaging are available for each Trial Court department

The following case types are available to attorneys through masscourts.org

Court Department Case Type(s) Documents Available through Imaging
Boston Municipal Court civil, criminal, small claims, summary process and supplementary process no imaging available
District Court civil, criminal, small claims, summary process and supplementary process no imaging available
Housing Court
  • civil
  • small claims
  • summary process
  • supplementary process
no imaging available
Land Court
  • miscellaneous
  • permit
  • registration
  • servicemembers (thru 2014)
  • servicemembers (as of 2015)
  • severed
  • subsequent
  • tax lien
  • other court
no imaging available
Probate and Family Court
  • change of name
  • domestic relations - custody, support and parenting time
  • domestic relations
  • domestic relations - other
  • equity - partition
  • equity - complaint
  • equity - petition
  • estates and administration
  • guardianships
  • joint petition
  • paternity - managed
  • paternity – equity
  • probate abuse/ conservator managed
  • probate other
  • wills for safekeeping
no imaging available
Superior Court

civil case types:

  • administrative civil actions
  • actions involving the state/ municipality
  • business litigation
  • civil actions with incarcerated party
  • contract/business cases
  • equitable remedies
  • legacy SDP
  • miscellaneous civil actions
  • real property
  • SDP - determination
  • SDP - exam & discharge
  • torts

criminal case types:

  • bail petitions
  • criminal complaints
  • indictments
  • probation transfers
63 specific civil docket codes have been made available to access case images - entries include complaints, motions, findings, endorsements and judgments.

 

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