Clerk Magistrate Hearing
How does Bail Work
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney
Search and Seizure
harassment prevention order
July 13, 2016
If someone is beyond annoying, and your situation
has escalated to an unacceptable degree, perhaps you
should consider using a designated Massachusetts law
to defend and protect yourself from abuse.
The requirements for requesting the judge to grant...
June 29, 2016
In Massachusetts there is a statute, C. 276, S.58 which
provides rules about release on a cash bail or personal
recognizance. The law assumes that a person accused of
a crime is entitled to be released without paying a bail
unless the court finds, after a hearing, that cer...
June 9, 2016
In Massachusetts if a person is accused of a crime,
either by way of a civilian signed application for a
complaint or a police officer’s report and application for
complaint, as long as the charges are misdemeanors and
you have not been arrested, you are entitled to such a
June 8, 2016
A lot of people charged with cases such as assault,
theft or restraining order violations think that their
cases are weak because it is just the accuser’s word
against their word and there is no real proof. If that
reasoning was true, the prisons and jails would be fairly
June 6, 2016
A lot of clients ask me to see about getting their
charges dropped. Some people just mean that they
want to be done with their case and have no appreciable
consequences. Others mean they want the government
to acknowledge that they are innocent and should not
have been char...
June 5, 2016
Criminal defense lawyers often advertise that they
are “former prosecutors” and apparently expect those
charged with crimes and accused of wrongdoing in
Massachusetts to be intrigued and impressed about
that. In fact, that disclosure it is a marketing tactic to
HARASSMENT PREVENTION ORDERS
HOW DOES BAIL WORK?
WHAT IS A CLERK MAGISTRATE HEARING AND WHEN ARE YOU ENTITLED TO ONE?
SHOULD YOU MINIMIZE A HE SAID SHE SAID CASE?
HOW DO CHARGES GET “DROPPED”
DEVOTED TO DEFENDING THE ACCUSED
recognizance. The law assumes that a per...
should consider using a designated...
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