Massachusetts Bicycle Laws and Establishing Liability

Massachusetts bicycle laws place specific duties on people operating bicycles on public roadways. The drivers of automobiles, however, also have duties towards Massachusetts bicyclists and face both criminal and civil penalties should they violate those duties. Massachusetts Bicycle Laws for Sharing the Road Massachusetts bicycle laws specifically dictate how a rider is to operate a…

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Melanie’s Law Means Stricter Penalties For Massachusetts’ Drunk Drivers

Being in a Massachusetts drunk-driving accident can result in permanent and life-altering injuries. The passage of Melanie’s Law enhances Massachusetts DUI laws and the criminal charges a driver will face for multiple convictions of Operating Under the Influence (OUI). Criminal Penalties Under Melanie’s Law Melanie’s Law was enacted to improve Massachusetts DUI laws by increasing…

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