Tag: Arraignment

Criminal Justice Reform Bill: Changes to Diversion Programs

By: Christopher Coughlin
May 7, 2018
On April 13, 2018, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed into law a new bill that made a number of important changes to the Massachusetts Criminal Justice System. The attorneys at...

Gloucester: Criminal Motor Vehicle Violation: Case Dismissed (Prior to Arraignment)

By: Christopher Coughlin
Jan 9, 2018
Summary of Facts:  Our client’s motor vehicle was found parked illegally by an Officer of the Gloucester Police Department. When the officer queried the vehicle’s license plates, it was discovered...

Dedham: Shoplifting: Case Dismissed (Prior to Arraignment)

By: Christopher Coughlin
Jun 2, 2015
Summary of Facts: Our client was accused of stealing items from a store in the Dedham mall. A loss prevention officer claimed she observed our client enter a dressing room...

Boston: Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle: Dismissed (prior to Arraignment)

By: Christopher Coughlin
Apr 19, 2015
Summary of Facts: Our client was allegedly observed driving twice the speed limit on a major thoroughfare in Boston. The police pulled our client over and claimed to smell alcohol...