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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Logan’s Law: Severely Limits Devocalization of Dogs & Cats Posted on Apr 28

On April 22, 2010, Gov. Deval Patrick signed St.2010, c.82: An Act to Prohibit Devocalization of Dogs and Cats, also known as Logan’s Law. The Act stipulates that unless the procedure is done to treat disease, injury or birth defects, there is a substantial penalty. “(b)   …Continue Reading Logan’s Law: Severely Limits Devocalization of Dogs & Cats

Text of New Court Management Report Posted on Apr 28

We’ve added the Report of the Court Management Advisory Board to our collection of reports at Mass. Law About the Court System. According to the press release, “The Massachusetts Court Management Advisory Board (CMAB) today called upon the Governor’s office and the state Legislature to   …Continue Reading Text of New Court Management Report

Welcome to Our New Blog Location! Posted on Apr 23

We’re glad you found your way here. The new feed is at https://blog.mass.gov/masslawlib/feed/.

A Real Fish Story Posted on Apr 21

New in 2010 Massachusetts saltwater recreational anglers are now required to register for a saltwater fishing permit. For this year only, the registration is free and is through the National Marine Fisheries Service. In 2011, the permit fee will be $10 through our state program;   …Continue Reading A Real Fish Story