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Nicholas J. LaFountain

Nicholas LaFountain’s Legal Guides

2 total

  • A Massachusetts Criminal Process Primer

    In Massachusetts, criminal charges are instituted in different ways. The most obvious is following and pursuant to an arrest. An arrest is not required for a criminal case to begin however. People can be summoned directly to court for arraignment, even if they have never be...

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  • Massachusetts Residential Evictions

    Termination of tenancy In most cases, a landlord is required to give a tenant a “Notice to Quit” prior to instituting eviction proceedings in court. Failure to do so, when required, can result in a

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