Category: Results

Springfield: DWI/DUI/OUI: Motion to Suppress Allowed and Case Dismissed

By: Christopher Coughlin
Apr 2, 2015
Summary of Facts: Our client (a physician) was stopped on his way home from a holiday party. His daughter and a friend were in the car with him when they...

Dorchester: DUI/DWI/OUI: Motion to Suppress Allowed and Case Dismissed

By: Christopher Coughlin
Nov 13, 2014
Summary of Facts: While driving to drop her friend off late one night on the campus of UMass-Boston, our client was stopped by the UMass-Boston police. The police approached our...

Barnstable: Restraining Order Violation: Complaint Denied

By: Christopher Coughlin
Jul 24, 2014
Summary of Facts: While subject to a restraining order against a former partner, our client was accused of sending indecent e-mails to his ex-partner. Once the police were notified, the...

Barnstable: Unlawful Possession of Firearm: Dismissed

By: Christopher Coughlin
May 29, 2013
Summary of Facts: While investigating a different case in an apartment complex, police officers claimed to have observed our client engaging in suspicious activity in his home. The police went...

Barnstable: Gun Charges and Assault with a Dangerous Weapon: Motion to Suppress Allowed and Case Dismissed

By: Christopher Coughlin
Mar 30, 2012
Summary of Facts: Barnstable police received reports of shots fired and individuals fleeing in different directions. When officers arrived on the scene, the police observed our client and other people...

Barnstable: Possession of Cocaine: Motion to Dismiss Allowed

By: Christopher Coughlin
Oct 2, 2011
Summary of Facts: Our client was a young woman that made a mistaking in trusting her boyfriend.  She was a passenger in a car that he was driving.  After being...

Hillsborough Superior (NH): No State Prison

By: Christopher Coughlin
Oct 2, 2011
Hillsborough Superior Court – North, Nashua, NH: Our client was facing a possible sentence of 7 1/2 – 15 years in Concord (NH) state prison for a probation violation.  He had already plead guilty...

Boston: DUI/OUI: Motion to Suppress Allowed

By: Christopher Coughlin
Sep 28, 2011
Summary of Facts: Our client was a mid-twenties professional that worked in Boston for a tech startup. He was stopped one weekend night for driving the wrong way down a...