Archive for June 2012

Possible Illegal Duxbury Selectmen’s Meeting Monday, July 2, 2012 Concerning North Hill?

It looks like the Duxbury Board of Selectmen is contemplating holding what may be an illegal meeting in executive session this coming Monday, July 2, 2012 concerning to the North Hill lawsuit. The following is the text of the body of an email that was sent this morning to the Duxbury Board of Selectmen and the Town Manager concerning the matter: Read More→

Town Manager’s Latest Deposition Available Now

The latest deposition in the Johnson Golf Management vs. Town of Duxbury et al lawsuit over the award of contracts for the management of the North Hill golf course is now available on Scribd at: http://www.scribd.com/doc/98315128/20120614-MacDonald-Deposition-II. Read More→

Johnson Settlement Demand Letter of 22 April 2012

The following is the text of the latest settlement demand/offer letter from Johnson Golf Attorney Steve Follansbee to Attorney Leonard Kesten, Duxbury’s lead attorney in the Johnson Golf Mangement v. Town of Duxbury et al that is currently scheduled (as of June 21, 2012) to go to trial in October 2012. An Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) of the letter in its original format is available on Scribd. A complete listing of all the documents in the case that are available on Scribd may be found in the right column sidebar on this page. Read More→

Johnson Golf March 13, 2012 Settlement Demand

The following is the text of the letter from Johnson Golf Attorney Steve Follansbee to Attorney Leonard Kesten, Duxbury’s lead attorney in the Johnson Golf Mangement v. Town of Duxbury et al currently scheduled (as of June 21, 2012) to go to trial in October 2012. It has been posted here because it provides a nice summary of the case, as seen by the plaintiff, Johnson Golf and a good introduction to key elements in the case. An Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) of the letter in its original format is available on Scribd. A complete listing of all the documents in the case that are available on Scribd may be found in the right column sidebar on this page. Read More→

North Hill Insinuations – and the Facts

By William F. Zachmann for the Duxbury Clipper

A definition of “insinuation” is: “an unpleasant hint or suggestion of something bad.” Mr. Warren Emerson, in his letter to the editor in the June 13, 2012 edition of the Duxbury Clipper, objects to what he believes to be a “backhanded insinuation” on my part (in my column “Firing Troy Fixes Nothing”, June 6, 2012) “that someone would have had to have been doing something wrong in wanting to end Johnson Golf’s management of the North Hill golf course.” Read More→