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Case Results

  • License Suspension Annulled - Removed from Driving Record After RMV Board of Appeals Hearing

    December 2019

    Our client received a license suspension in Massachusetts from an incident that occurred in Rhode Island. They were charged with Reckless Driving in Rhode Island. They plead nolo contenders to the charge in Rhode Island and received a "one-year filing" with no loss of license. Massachusetts event... Read On

  • Dismissed - Assault and Battery/Disorderly Conduct

    November 2019

    Our client was charged with Assault and Battery and Disorderly Conduct. After meeting with our client and doing a subsequent investigation into the charges, we were able to bring information to the prosecution. After our conference with the prosecution, the charges were dismissed because the pros... Read On

  • License Returned After RMV Board of Appeals Hearing

    November 2019

    Our client's license was suspended in Massachusetts after taking a "24D" disposition on a First Offense Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol. Our client was eligible to receive a hardship license. They went to the RMV to obtain a hardship license, and the RMV Hearing Officer denied them a har... Read On

  • No Probable Cause Found on OUI Charge

    November 2019

    Our client received a summons in the mail for a Clerk Magistrate's Hearing in Massachusetts. At this Hearing, the police need to demonstrate that there is probable cause to proceed on the charges. We made arguments that there was no probable cause as to the charge of Operating Under the Influence... Read On

  • No Complaint Issues at Clerk Magistrate's Hearing in Massachusetts

    November 2019

    Our client was charged with Leaving the Scene of Property Damage and Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle in Massachusetts for an alleged accident that happened on the highway. Our client was summonsed in for a Clerk Magistrate's hearing. We made arguments to the Clerk on why a complaint should... Read On

  • Not Guilty After Trial - OUI Drugs

    November 2019

    Our client was charged with Operating Under the Influence of Drugs (heroin and suboxone). We filed Motions in Limine prior to the trial beginning where we argued that the police officers who arrested our client should not be allowed to talk about the effects of these drugs on the human body and t... Read On

  • Returned License at RMV Hearing

    November 2019

    Our client had their license indefinitely suspended due to an "immediate threat suspension" in Massachusetts. We decided to go to a Hearing at the RMV, which a person is entitled to when the RMV makes a decision about their license. At the Hearing, we were able to convince the RMV officer to give... Read On

  • No Probation Violation Found After Hearing and Termination of Probation

    October 2019

    Our client was accused of violating their probation. After researching case law, we were able to show the Probation Officer that they could not violate our client based on certain allegations. In addition, we were able to show some violations were not willful. After having a Final Surrender Heari... Read On

  • DUI Charge Reduced to Reckless Driving

    October 2019

    Our client was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol between .08 and .10. We were able to get a copy of the booking video from the police station when he took the breathalyzer. After watching the video, we were able to point out some issues with the 15-minute observation period the ... Read On

  • Dismissed - Witness Intimidation & Assault and Battery on a Family/Household Member

    October 2019

    Our client was charged with Witness Intimidation & Assault and Battery on a Family/Household Member. After doing our own investigation into the case, we reported information to the Commonwealth. After consideration of this information, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts was unable to go forward on... Read On

  • Dismissed - Malicious Destruction of Property and Disturbing the Peace

    October 2019

    Our client was charged with Malicious Destruction of Property and Disturbing the Peace. We decided to do our own investigation into the charges. We hired an investigator who spoke to the witnesses involved in the case. We learned that the main witness in the case said the whole incident was an ac... Read On

  • Dismissed - Uttering a False Prescription & Obtaining a Drug by Fraud

    October 2019

    Our client was charged with Uttering a False Prescription, Obtaining a Drug by Fraud, Possession of a Class B Drug and Conspiracy to Violate the Drug Laws. We filed Discovery Motions to obtain evidence and information about the case. Throughout the discovery process, we learned that the police ha... Read On

  • Not Guilty After Trial - Assault and Battery on an Intellectually Disabled Person

    September 2019

    Our client was charged with Assault and Battery on an Intellectually Disabled Person, Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon and Assault And Battery. Our client decided to exercise their right to a trial in front of a jury of their peers. At the trial, the Commonwealth was required to... Read On

  • Dismissed - False Police Report and Witness Intimidation

    September 2019

    Our client was charged with Filing a False Police Report and Witness Intimidation (Misleading the Police), which is a felony. Our client went into the police originally to get a restraining order on somebody who was sending them threatening and harassing text messages. Our client detailed the int... Read On

  • Motion to Dismiss Allowed - Felony Malicious Damage to a Motor Vehicle

    September 2019

    Our client was charged with Malicious Damage to a Motor Vehicle which is a felony. The police were called for a neighbor dispute over a common hallway. There was a dispute over cat feces in the common hallway outside of each of their doors. The police spoke to all of the parties involved and left... Read On

  • Trial Date: Pretrial Probation (Deferred Dismissal)

    September 2019

    Our client was charged with assault and battery in Massachusetts stemming from an altercation at a store. We hired an investigator and did our own investigation into what happened. We set the case down for trial and were prepared to argue self defense and defense of another, both affirmative defe... Read On

  • No Complaint Issues at Clerk Magistrate Hearing in Massachusetts

    August 2019

    Our client was charged with Leaving the Scene of Property Damage and Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle in Massachusetts for an alleged car accident. She was summonsed in for a Clerk Magistrate's hearing. We made arguments to the Clerk on why a complaint should not issue. As a result, the Cle... Read On

  • Dismissed - Assault and Battery on a Family/Household Member

    August 2019

    Our client was charged with Assault and Battery on a Family or Household Member. We did our own investigation by hiring an investigator. Through that investigation, we were able to gather evidence for a self defense claim by getting prior court documents and interviewing the complaining witness. ... Read On

  • Dismissed - Assault and Battery

    August 2019

    Our client was charged with punching a person that he knew. We did our own investigation and were able to obtain information that this person had made threats to our client multiple times and wanted to fight our client. This included not only threats against our client but included racial slurs d... Read On

  • No Complaint Issues at Clerk Magistrate's Hearing in Massachusetts

    August 2019

    Our client was charged with Keeping a Noisy and Disorderly House in Massachusetts for an alleged incident with their neighbors. They were summonsed in for a Clerk Magistrate's hearing. We made arguments to the Clerk on why a complaint should not issue. As a result, the Clerk did not issue a compl... Read On

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