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Massachusetts Drivers Still Not Entitled to Attorney Before Breathalyzer Test

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Experienced Lawyer Defending Driver’s in Massachusetts and Rhode Island On August 15, 2016, the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts reaffirmed its holding that a vehicle driver does not have the right to counsel under the Sixth and Fourteenth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution or Article 12 of the Massachusetts Declaration of Rights before deciding to…

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The High Price of Driving While Intoxicated

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Attorneys Serving Victims of Drunk Driving Accidents in Rhode Island and Massachusetts Driving under the influence kills. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that someone dies every 51 minutes in an accident involving an alcohol-impaired driver. When you add in collisions involving drivers under the influence of prescription medications and illegal drugs,…

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Alcohol Awareness Month

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month, as designated by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD). Each year, NCADD and numerous other organizations use Alcohol Awareness Month as an opportunity to enhance public understanding and encourage their local communities to get proactive about alcohol-related issues. This year’s theme for Alcohol Awareness Month is, “For…

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Preventing Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Over the Holidays

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During the holidays, it is no surprise that we see more drivers on the road who are driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol. While the numbers of DUI-related motor vehicle deaths are starting to decrease each year – thanks to the adoption of the 0.08 BAC limit and greater public awareness – there has…

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Providence Personal Injury Attorney: The Debate on the BAC Limit

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December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, a time to raise awareness about the detrimental effects driving under the influence has on the safety of our highway. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported 10,228 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes in 2010. The National Transportation Safety Board, separate from the NHTSA,…

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