Lawyers for the estate of the woman shot to death in the Middlesex courthouse parking lot in 2005 are fighting to get a full picture of what two top judges knew — or didn’t know — about the courthouse’s security situation.

But the Judicial Branch is resisting the full disclosure process of discovery, invoking the doctrine of sovereign immunity, and only agreeing to provide information through tightly-controlled answers to written questions, or “interrogatories.”

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