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CDL Drivers Keep Right

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On the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90), and other roads deemed “Metropolitan Roadways” by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, a special set of regulations exist governing travel on the highways.
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| Categories: Traffic, CDL, Speeding | Tags: traffic violation, cdl violation, speeding ticket | View Count: (387)
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But the light was Yellow!!

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In my practice, I run into a lot of tickets written for red light violation. When I speak with the operator, most are adamant that the light was not red when they passed through the intersection.
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| Categories: Traffic, Speeding | Tags: traffic ticket, traffic violation, speeding ticket | View Count: (442)
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A Warrant? Am I Going To Jail?

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If you do not attend a criminal proceeding, Massachusetts Courts will issue a warrant for your arrest.
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| Categories: Criminal Law, Warrant, Traffic, Suspensions | Tags: | View Count: (381)
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Work zone… twice the price!

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If you are driving in Massachusetts this spring and summer, keep a close watch out for areas marked as work zones.  These areas (especially on highways like the turnpike) typically have reduced speed limits
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| Categories: Traffic, Speeding | Tags: traffic ticket, speeding ticket | View Count: (390)
In Massachusetts, if you are caught drinking and driving, most people know that you have the right to refuse a breathalyzer test, which results in an automatic 6 month license suspension.
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| Categories: Traffic | Tags: drunk driving | View Count: (386)
In Massachusetts, the state and local police are out in full force during the summer months handing out speeding tickets and other traffic violations.
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| Categories: Traffic, Speeding, Suspensions | Tags: traffic ticket, speeding ticket, suspension | View Count: (381)
It may seem like common sense to dress appropriately for a court appearance, but many individuals really need to take a second look in the mirror before setting foot in court.
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| Categories: General, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Immigration, Traffic | Tags: court room attire | View Count: (425)
In Massachusetts, if you are involved in an accident and there is any evidence of property damage or personal injury, you are responsible for making your identity known to the other parties.
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| Categories: Traffic | Tags: traffic accident | View Count: (449)
In Massachusetts, there are 2 types of citations that are handed out: civil and criminal. If you receive a citation for a criminal violation, it is important to take the steps to best defend the citation.
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| Categories: Criminal Law, Felony | Tags: criminal citation | View Count: (378)
If you receive a speeding ticket before you turn 18 in MA and are found responsible on that ticket you will face a mandatory suspension, a $500 reinstatement fee, have to undergo a driver retraining class, and have to retake your license exam.
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| Categories: Traffic, Junior Operator License (JOL), Speeding, Suspensions | Tags: JOL, junior operator license, ticket, speeding | View Count: (869)
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