The new 2017 edition of the Massachusetts Guide to Evidence is available now for your mobile device. It is available for iOS, android, and Kindle devices, and is also available as a pdf with links to cases and statutes.
The 2017 Edition is here.
In addition to the Guide, we have 15 other free ebooks with rules of court, jury instructions and other court guidelines here. Take the law in your own hands (figuratively), and download the Guide today.
Hate Crime Law in Massachusetts posted on Apr 20
“Hate crimes” and “hate speech” are hot topics in the realms of education, the courts, the media, and in our daily lives. These are two separate but related issues. “Hate speech” will be a subsequent post. According to Black’s Law Dictionary (10th edition), a “hate …Continue Reading Hate Crime Law in Massachusetts
Remembering Charles Kindregan posted on Apr 19
We are all familiar with his name, but few of us know some of the quirky, amusing details of his personality. Elissa Ely and the Remembrance Project on WBUR.org has a wonderful tribute to a man that was so influential for fifty years. Listen to the …Continue Reading Remembering Charles Kindregan
Executive Order 13769: Issuing, Modifying and Revoking posted on Mar 15
On January 27, 2017, President Trump issued Executive Order 13769, “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States” . It provides an example of an order that was issued, modified and revoked. On February 3, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the Ninth …Continue Reading Executive Order 13769: Issuing, Modifying and Revoking