Facing Motor Vehicle Homicide by Negligence Charges in MA?
In Massachusetts, driving in a way that endangers the safety of others on the road is considered negligent. Whether you were speeding or driving while texting, if you caused someone’s death, you could be charged with motor vehicle manslaughter by negligence.
Understandably, the consequences for this can be severe. You could lose your license for up to 15 years. If you have a prior OUI on your record, you could lose your license for life.
For many people, driving is the only way to get to work, school, or complete basic tasks like getting groceries. To keep your license, you need a lawyer experienced with these type of cases.