Facing Vehicular Manslaughter Charges in MA?
A vehicular manslaughter charge is very serious and comes with grave consequences. However, to convict you of this crime, the prosecution has nearly the same standard of proof to meet as a felony charge.
The stakes are high. Penalties for conviction of vehicular manslaughter can include:
- Mandatory minimum of 5 years in jail
- Up to 20 years in prison
- $25,000 in fines
- A 15-year license loss
- A lifetime license loss if you have a prior OUI on your record
The consequences for a vehicular manslaughter charge are very serious and only a tough, experienced lawyer can help you.