Judge Robert Kane

Former New Bedford Man Sent To State Prison For Assaulting CO’s
A former New Bedford man has been found guilty on five counts of assaulting corrections officers while serving a 2 1/2 year sentence at the House of Correction in Dartmouth.
Prosecutors say 44 year old Frankie Chano either spit, bit, or punched corrections officers on five occasions in 2013 and 2014.…
Group Honors Changing Lives Through Literature Program
A ground-breaking program using literature to help find alternatives to incarceration was recognized Tuesday by the New England Council on Crime and Delinquency.
UMass Dartmouth English Professor Robert Waxler, Judge Robert Kane and probation officer Wayne St...
Callender Receives Life Sentence In Six-Year Old Murder Case
A New Bedford man has been sentenced to life in prison for the fatal stabbing of a man during a melee outside the Fairhaven V-F-W in April, 2008.
A Superior Court Jury convicted 24 year old Brandon Callender of second degree murder earlier this month after 25 hours of deliberation...
Still No Date For New Fairhaven Board Of Health Election
The Fairhaven Board of Selectman was supposed to set the date for a new Board of Health election Monday night, but it didn't happen. 
Board Chairman Charles Murphy said the Board had yet to receive the official paperwork from Superior Court Judge Robert Kane, throwing out the results of the…
Fairhaven’s “Election That Won’t Go Away” Is Now Tied
Testimony is continuing in a civil lawsuit challenging the results of the April 1st Board of Health Election in Fairhaven. 
Incumbant Peter De Terra was declared the winner by one vote, following a recount. 
Challenger John Wethington then filed suit in Superior Court, claiming dIscrepancies…
Freetown Man Found Guilty Of First Degree Murder
A Freetown man is going to jail for the rest of his life for the 2009 beating and strangling of a 31 year old Florida man.  According to the District Attorney's Office, a Fall River Superior Court jury on Tuesday found 29 year old Aaron Morin guilty of first degree murder. Pol...