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What Are 4 Ways I Can Fight an OUI Charge in Massachusetts?

Posted on : September 30, 2020
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OUI Defenses In Massachusetts If you were charged with operating under the influence of drugs or alcohol (OUI) in Massachusetts, you may be facing very serious criminal penalties if convicted. You may think the police have a slam-dunk case, but here are four proven defense strategies an attorney can use to help you fight the [Read More]
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Can I Fight an OUI Charge After a Car Accident?

Posted on : August 7, 2020
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Fighting An OUI Charge If you were in a car accident and charged with operating under the influence, you may be wondering if you have any grounds on which to fight your case at all. Although OUI accident cases tend to be more challenging than others, you may still be able to defend yourself and [Read More]
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What Is an OUI Sobriety Checkpoint in Massachusetts?

Posted on : July 16, 2020
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OUI sobriety checkpoints have been in place in Massachusetts since 2012. Here’s what you need to know about sobriety checkpoints, what to do if you encounter one, and how to get legal help after being arrested for OUI at a checkpoint.   What Is an OUI Sobriety Checkpoint?  An OUI sobriety checkpoint is a roadblock where [Read More]
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Are Breathalyzer Tests Accurate?

Posted on : June 22, 2020
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Breathalyzer tests have long been used as the “standard” for testing a person’s BAC, or Blood Alcohol Content. Allegedly, this indicates the person’s level of intoxication. But do breathalyzer tests have the potential to be inaccurate? Here’s what you should know.  Breathalyzer Tests: The Basics Three types of breathalyzer testing equipment are used by law [Read More]
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Are Penalties Stricter for Underage OUI in Massachusetts?

Posted on : May 22, 2020
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In Massachusetts, OUI — or operating under the influence — is severely penalized. If the driver is under the age of 21 and cannot legally drink, the punishment increases. Here’s what you should understand about underage OUI and how to get legal help.  Underage OUI Laws in Massachusetts  In Massachusetts, there is a “zero-tolerance” policy [Read More]
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Why Officer Cross Examinations Are Key In Massachusetts OUI’s?

Posted on : February 14, 2020
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The Importance Of Officer Cross Examinations All too often, clients assume that their OUI case is over with before it even starts. However, with the right attorney brought into the fold sooner rather than later, you can greatly increase your chances of possible success so that you can avoid the serious OUI penalties. Your lawyer [Read More]
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Can I Fight My OUI Even If I Fail a Test?

Posted on : January 11, 2020
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Failing A Sobriety Test In Hampden If you have been pulled over for a suspected operating a vehicle under the influence in Massachusetts, this process can be overwhelming, and you might not fully understand what’s happening to you until you retain an experienced criminal defense attorney who can explain the charges directly to you. Field [Read More]
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Can You Be Charged with Prescription Drug OUI?

Posted on : December 26, 2019
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Expanded OUI Terms In Massachusetts, the term OUI, or “operating under the influence,” is generally thought to be associated with alcohol intoxication. However, OUI charges have been expanded to include other sources of impairment, including prescription drugs. Is it possible to get charged with a crime after taking medication that was prescribed to you?  Were [Read More]
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What Information Do I Have to Provide If I’m Arrested for OUI?

Posted on : November 25, 2019
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Arrested For Operating Under The Influence? If you were pulled over and arrested for operating under the influence, you must provide some basic information to police officers. However, you may be surprised at how little you are required by law to disclose, and what is considered voluntary information that prosecutors can use against you. Here’s [Read More]
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Why Are There More Charges Against Me After My DUI?

Posted on : October 30, 2019
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After your DUI arrest, you may be surprised to learn that you have additional charges against you. Depending on the circumstances of your case, a judge may decide to impose harsher penalties called sentence enhancements. Here’s what you should know about enhancements and how to get legal help after a DUI.  You Had a High [Read More]
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