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Can I Fight Against Getting a Restraining Order?

Posted on : April 26, 2020
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What You Need To Know About Restraining Orders   Often, child abuse, assault, or domestic violence charges also come with a restraining order. If you’ve been issued a restraining order after an alleged violent crime, or because someone has filed one against you, you need to learn about your rights. Here’s how you can protect […]

How Does Burden of Proof Affect My Case?

Posted on : February 13, 2020
Meeting The Burden Of Proof   In every state in America, prosecutors must be able to meet a certain burden of proof if they wish to convict someone of a crime for which they’ve been accused. For criminal cases, this standard is quite high considering the impact a conviction can have on a person’s life. […]

Arrested for Domestic Violence? Learn How to Defend Yourself

Posted on : January 2, 2020
Charged With Domestic Violence In Massachusets If you are charged with domestic violence, your reputation, career, and future are at risk. It’s important that you take these charges seriously and get help defending yourself and protecting your rights under the law. Often, domestic violence accusations are made in situations where drugs are involved, and a […]

What White Collar Crimes Are Common in Massachusetts?

Posted on : December 30, 2019
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Review the most common Massachusetts white-collar crimes Find out what you should do to reduce your chances of receiving a guilty verdict after you’ve been charged.  Ponzi Schemes  Ponzi schemes are named after a famous conman from the 1920s named Charles Ponzi. This type of fraud uses new money from new investors to pay existing […]

What Are the Terms of Probation?

Posted on : October 28, 2019
After being arrested in Massachusetts, you may be placed on probation. Violating the terms or conditions of your probation can lead to serious consequences, potentially even the reinstatment of your sentence. Here’s what you need to know about probation terms and how to get legal help. Meet Regularly with a Probation Officer You will be […]