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  • PART III COURTS, JUDICIAL OFFICERS AND PROCEEDINGS IN CIVIL CASES
  • TITLE I COURTS AND JUDICIAL OFFICERS
  • CHAPTER 214 EQUITY JURISDICTION

Section 1 - General equity jurisdiction; original and concurrent

Section 1A - Remedy in damages no bar to suit for specific performance of contract

Section 1B - Right of privacy

Section 1C - Right to freedom from sexual harassment

Section 2 - Statutory jurisdiction

Section 3 - Special jurisdiction

Section 3A - Unauthorized use of name, portrait or picture of a person; injunctive relief; damages; exceptions

Section 3B - Fair information practices of public holders; violations of chapter 66A; remedies; limitation

Section 4 - Process; issuance

Section 5 - Venue

Section 6 - Labor disputes; injunctions; issuance; conditions precedent; procedural requisites

Section 6A - Jurisdictional labor disputes; temporary injunctive relief; arbitration; definition

Section 7 - Construction of wills; notice

Section 7A - Damage to the environment; temporary restraining order as additional remedy; definitions; requisites; procedure

Section 7B - Noise pollution; shooting ranges; exemption from liability; hours of operation

Section 8 - Determination by one justice

Section 9 - Acts and proceedings other than trials upon the merits

Section 10 - Cases pending in another county; hearing

Section 10A - [There is no 214:10A.]

Section 10B - Proceedings for application of cy pres doctrine to failure of charitable gifts; deviation; notice; parties

Section 11 - Issues of fact to be tried by jury

Section 12 - Summoning of jury

Section 13 - Jury issues in superior court

Section 14 - Continuous sitting of courts in Boston

Section 15 - Control of action

Section 16 - Writs of seisin and execution

Section 17 - Receiver’s bond

Section 18 - Pending actions; taking papers from files