How to Properly Document Delayed Injuries After a Car Accident

November 26, 2022

Some injuries from a car accident may not be fully known right after the accident occurs. Internal p

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Who Pays After an Injury on College Campus?

November 16, 2022

Massachusetts parents send their kids off to college with the hopes of great opportunities for a bri

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You Were Struck by an Impaired Driver – Will You Secure Compensation if They’re Found Not Guilty?

November 05, 2022

A DUI is a criminal charge and will always require a criminal proceeding to get a verdict of not gui

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Dram Shop Laws in Massachusetts – How They Work

October 26, 2022

An injured party can typically file a personal injury lawsuit against someone who injured them and

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Multi-Car Accidents and Comparative Negligence Laws in Massachusetts

October 15, 2022

When a driver crashes their own car into a guardrail or runs off the road, understanding liability i

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Liability Issues After a Winter Weather Car Accident

October 05, 2022

Liability Issues After a Winter Weather Car Accident In late January 2022, a huge blizzard struck th

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What Are My Rights If I’m Pulled Over In Massachusetts

September 27, 2022

Knowing your legal rights is crucial if you’re being questioned by the police. The police may

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The Fairness of Marijuana Testing to Determine DUI Impairment

September 16, 2022

In 2012, Massachusetts legalized medical marijuana, and in 2016, recreational use became legal in th

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Federal Versus State Child Pornography Charges

September 03, 2022

Few offenses are viewed in a worse light than the sexual exploitation of a child. As such, they are

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Can the Police Demand Doorbell Camera Footage?

August 24, 2022

Doorbell cameras have seen major commercial success in the last few years. As more Americans find wa

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What is the Difference Between Competency and Sanity?

August 15, 2022

Any time an outrageous crime happens, the first question the public asks – Was the perpetrator

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Who has to Wear a SCRAM Bracelet?

August 04, 2022

Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitoring Systems or SCRAM bracelets are part of a series of devic

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What is Delta 8 and is it Illegal?

July 23, 2022

Cannabis legalization has swept the nation in the last decade. As of 2022, more states allow the use

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Does Refusing a Field Sobriety Test Hurt Your DUI Defense?

July 15, 2022

In Massachusetts, when a law enforcement officer stops a vehicle and suspects a driver of operating

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Is Lolicon Legal in the US?

July 05, 2022

Is Lolicon Legal in the US? First things first: What the heck is lolicon? Lolicon is a Japanese term

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Does Refusing A Field Sobriety Test Help DUI Defense?

June 28, 2022

In Massachusetts, when a law enforcement officer stops a vehicle and suspects a driver of operating

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Biometric Data – What Can The Police Make You do to Unlock Your Devices?

June 18, 2022

The Legal Quandary of Using Biometric Data During a Lawful Search In 2018, a groundbreaking event ha

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Understanding Field Sobriety Tests Used in Massachusetts

June 05, 2022

Field sobriety is a complex topic for lawyers, officers, and citizens alike. Many U.S. states have d

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Will Parents Face Charges if Their Minor Children are Caught Drinking?

May 25, 2022

Last summer, James Coughlin, a retired Massachusetts State Trooper, and his wife Leslie threw a pool

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Is It A Crime For A Minor To Solicit An Explicit Photo From Another Minor?

May 16, 2022

Under the current laws in Massachusetts, it can be a crime for a minor to encourage another minor to

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How Are Federal Prisons Different From State Prisons in Massachusetts?

May 04, 2022

Prison is never a place someone wants to land in for a time, but knowing the differences and similar

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What Can Result in a Parole Violation in Massachusetts?

April 29, 2022

While Massachusetts has some of the most stringent criminal laws in the country, there is a system i

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DUI From College Police – What Happens Next?

April 27, 2022

Did you know that Massachusetts has the highest record of underage drinking cases in the country? Ma

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Can a Minor Face Marijuana Possession Charges?

April 22, 2022

Marijuana possession is now a civil offense in Massachusetts, punishable by a $100 fine for first of

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Can You Get A DUI On Private Property Or In A Driveway?

April 13, 2022

The short answer is ‘yes,’ a person can be charged with DUI – or ‘operating under the influe

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How do Police Test for Marijuana DUI Impairment?

April 03, 2022

While the personal use of marijuana is now legal in Massachusetts (up to 10 ounces is allowed at hom

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Is There a ‘Romeo and Juliet Law’ in Massachusetts?

March 28, 2022

The misconception that a “Romeo and Juliet Law” is directly married to the Shakespearean romanti

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How Do I Avoid Jail Time for a Felony in Massachusetts?

March 21, 2022

A felony violation has a potential penalty of over 2.5 years in jail or a commission to state prison

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8 Helpful Tips to Consider When Selecting a Criminal Defense Attorney

March 14, 2022

Getting an attorney makes a key difference in the outcome of a case. A criminal defense attorney doe

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Massachusetts License Suspension: Can I Keep My License if I Have Been Charged with a DUI/OUI?

March 08, 2022

While some offenses allow for a hardship exemption, others carry a lifetime suspension. Law enforcem

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Can a Spouse of a Convicted Felon Own a Firearm in Massachusetts? 

March 03, 2022

Generally, the spouse of a convicted felon has the right to own a firearm in the state of Massachuse

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What is Drug Charge Stacking and How Minor Criminals May Face Excessive Prison Sentences?

February 18, 2022

In the long-fought War on Drugs, sentences have been disproportionate to the crime. Despite attempts

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Recreational Marijuana May Be Legal in Massachusetts, But You Can Still Get a Possession Charge

February 06, 2022

2022 may see the most significant push for states to legalize marijuana. Most states without reforme

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