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Can I Accidentally Commit a Crime?

Posted on May 2, 2022 in
Accidents happen, but what comes next if you accidentally commit a crime? For example, if you didn’t realize that you were trespassing on private property when you cut across an empty lot on the way to the bus stop, or that you forgot to pay for an item at the self-checkout until you got...
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What to Do if You Get a Criminal Citation in MA?

Posted on April 28, 2022 in
A criminal citation is something that you may receive in the mail in Massachusetts. It is a slip of paper titled Massachusetts Uniform Citation, with details about the violation that you allegedly committed. If the box labeled “Criminal Application” at the top of the citation is checked, this is cause for concern. It is...
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How to Seal My Criminal Record in Massachusetts

Posted on April 28, 2022 in
Sealing a criminal record in Massachusetts can have many benefits. With your criminal record showing up on even a simple background check, you may have a harder time finding housing or employment. Like all states, Massachusetts has a solution to help qualifying people clear their criminal records. If you are eligible, you may be...
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Removing a State Criminal Case to Federal Court

Posted on March 29, 2022 in
If you are facing criminal charges in Massachusetts and your case has been filed with the state courts, it may benefit you to have it removed to the federal court. This action is permitted under 28 U.S. Code §1443, in certain circumstances. It is up to you as the defendant to convince the federal...
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Common Scenarios That Lead to Gun Charges

Posted on January 19, 2022 in
Federal and state gun laws can be complex and difficult to follow. Despite your best intentions, you may find yourself in violation of a gun law and arrested for allegedly committing a gun crime. Learn several common scenarios to avoid to protect yourself from gun charges in Massachusetts. If you have already been arrested...
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