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What to Do If You Get Caught Shoplifting

Posted on : November 27, 2015, By:  Tom Kokonowski, Esq.
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney

While many people consider shoplifting to be a minor crime, Massachusetts law doesn’t look at it that way. Shoplifting is treated seriously by the law, and the penalties can significantly affect your life. Additionally, you will have a permanent criminal record that will be seen by potential employers and others if a background check is […]

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Warning to UMASS students

Posted on : November 4, 2015, By:  Tom Kokonowski, Esq.

A UMASS student’s case that I handled this week is a great example/warning of how UMASS and its police force are not kidding around when it comes to alcohol and parties.  My client and his house mates had a small get together.  Word got out about it and it turned into a massive get together-against […]

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