Vineyard Haven Crime

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  • Rod and Gun club crowns black powder champs in a clo...

    Monday Dec 15 | via The Martha's Vineyard Times 

    Ned Casey of Edgartown takes a shot on his way to victory in the modern category at the Rod and Gun club's black powder shoot Sunday, scoring 19 out of 20. - Photo by Michael Cummo The Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun club crowned the 2014 black powder shoot winners in three categories of competition Sunday, all marked by thunderous booms and white clouds of smoke. The contest took place on the club grounds overlooking Sengekontacket Pond on the eve of the muzzle-loader deer hunting season that began one half hour before sunrise on Monday and will end one half hour after sunset on December 31. Muzzle-loaders require hunters to load powder and bullet down the muzzle of the rifle.


    Related Topix: Edgartown, MA, Vineyard Haven, MA

Vineyard Haven Law

My mother is 88 and not well. She is no longer able to drive. She has MD visits she needs to go to. Is there any way for me to get my liscence reinstated at this time? I am under treatment for cancer myself & would only need to drive during daylight hours. I have no $ to install a breathelizer in my Mom's car.I have not had alcohol in almost 10 years. Please advise.
you should have been able to reinstate your license by now unless your are suspended in another state.
In April 2012 I was involved In a small fender bender. An SUV swerved into my lane, without signaling, trying to get around a stopped vehicle turning left. Because of this I struck the rear of his vehicle at a low rate of speed. There was NO damage to the other SUV and minimal damage to my sedan (grille damage estimated at $275) we decided not to pursue. 6 months later I receive notice the other driver is going after my insurance company. I am found at fault and the other driver is paid out $21,000 for a whiplash claim (14 k medical 7 k payout) he did not claim any property damage. I have picture of both vehicles on the day of the accident. And need to gather more evidence to help my appeal. Any suggestions?
What is your basis for an appeal? Your insurance company does not have any motivation to pay more on a claim then they...
i was told that i could pay 230.00 a month for 12 months i could only pay 3 payments i have no job and was wondering what they do to you when i now have to go back to court? I never have been in any trouble before like this? My boyfriend was gonna pay for me but he skipped town. He only won 4 dui's in mass and because he had the $$$$$$$$$$ got off....very sad because i had drove for him and never took the Breathalyzer because i only had two wines and banged a car in a supermarket pkg lot so when i came out of the store they arrested me for dui?????? I didn't have money for a lawyer even then. I just want to know on dec 23 2014 am i gonna haveto go to jail right then and there? please help
If you don't have a lawyer and can't afford one, ask the court for a lawyer to be assigned to your case. There is no...
In the case, person was pulled over for speeding and upon the stop officer noticed slurring of speech. The field sobriety test was given in which the person failed and was arrested. At the police station a Breathalyzer was given in which the person blew a .205.
This person needs to consult with an experienced DUI defense attorney immediately. If you don't know of one, call an...
I was charged with a DUI in Florida and finish what the court ordered. But I wasn't able to get my license from Florida and I moved to MA.
You'll have to clear up any pending restrictions in FL before MA will give you a license.
I am a Massachusetts resident, and received a DUI in Virginia. I was ordered to 5 days in prison, ASAP, fines, and to install an Ignition Interlock Device for 6 months in my vehicle. I've done the prison time, paid the fines, and am starting ASAP. However, I do not own a vehicle, and never drive. I live in Boston and take public transportation everywhere. My ASAP officer told the Virginia ASAP office this, and they said I had to do it anyways, even if it's a friend's car. This seems outrageous, especially considering Massachusetts doesn't make first time offenders install a IID. What can happen if I don't comply with this provision?
When you committed a crime in Virginia, you subjected yourself to the laws of that Commonwealth. Massachusetts cannot...
First offense, no priors. Clean driving record. Have to move for a job in a week & travel back to Mass will be very difficult if not impossible. Working 7 days/wk, & cost prohibitive. I know it's best if can take it in MA, but really can't.
I am not licensed to practice law in Massachusetts, however a similar situation often arises under California law and I...