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The Biggest Reasons You Need a Will NOW

August 2nd, 2017 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

If you’re like most people, you think that wills are for old people. Well, if you have children you’re wrong! A will can protect your child’s interest if something were to happen to you and your spouse. Through a will, you can designate who you would want to be the guardian for your child. In addition, as part of the will you can create a . . .
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What to Do after Receiving a Criminal Summons

January 7th, 2015 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Getting arrested for an OUI in Massachusetts can be a harrowing experience. Many times, the people who get arrested aren’t quite sure why the police singled them out. In the case of an OUI, the person may not know that he or she is drunk. No matter the reason, getting arrested is scary and brings up a lot of questions about what is going to . . .
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DUI Laws in Massachusetts: What You Need to Know

December 11th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Even if it is accidental, it is considered a crime in Massachusetts to drive with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher. This is for various reasons, most relating to the safety of oneself and others. The consequences of breaking this law can be quite high. Fortunately, there are ways to combat DUI charges if you believe you were wrongly accused or . . .
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How Police Justify Pulling Over Suspected DWI/DUI Drivers

December 4th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Law enforcement officers are charged with keeping the public safe, which includes removing drunk drivers or drivers under the influence of drugs from the roads. Unfortunately, police can be heavy-handed in their tactics, and you may be suspected of being a DUI driver even if you haven’t had any alcohol at all or have a blood alcohol level well under the legal limit.

There are several . . .
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How the Police in Massachusetts Uses Field Sobriety Tests

October 21st, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

While each state has different laws about drunk driving, the field sobriety tests used by the police are the same everywhere. Many studies have argued that field sobriety tests aren’t valid. Nevertheless, police officers will probably continue to use them for a while. Let’s take a look at the different field sobriety tests currently being used.

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Consequences of a DUI Conviction

October 16th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Nobody wants to be convicted of driving under the influence, but that doesn’t necessarily stop people from getting behind the wheel when they shouldn’t. After all, it’s time-consuming and expensive to get alternative transportation. But once you learn about the consequences of a conviction, you won’t hesitate to call a cab next time. Is a DUI . . .
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What to Do When Pulled Over for a Suspected DUI

September 28th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

If you get pulled over for a suspected DUI, you may be tempted to make a run for it–especially if you are guilty and not of sound mind. We highly suggest that whatever you do, you do not run for it. That will only make things worse and put more people at risk for harm. There are some great options for you to consider when . . .
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What Are the Legal Terms Associated with Drunk Driving?

September 18th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Driving while intoxicated is actually the most frequently occurring crime in the United States. That being the case, you would think it would have the same name and legal references across all 50 states. The fact of the matter is, though, that there are several legal terms associated with the offense that differ slightly but basically allude to the same thing. If you are looking . . .
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I Have a DUI Arrest; Can I Avoid Jail?

September 8th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

The good news is that if you have a DUI arrest, there are some cases in which you can avoid going to jail. Of course, that is not always the case, though. This means that we cannot give you a one-size-fits-all answer to that question. The answer to your case will depend upon a variety of factors.

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Have You Taken a Blood Test?

It’s important to determine . . .
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Do I Need a Specialized DUI Attorney?

August 28th, 2014 | By | Posted in Uncategorized

Every day people make the mistake of getting behind the wheel while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. If this is something that you have been caught doing, then you may have asked the question, “Do I need a specialized DUI attorney?” The answer is yes. If you are heading to court because of a DUI, then we absolutely feel that you need the . . .
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