Category Archives: Assault

What is an Assault?

What does it mean if you are charged with assault (M.G.L. chapter 265, section 13A) in Massachusetts? It means that the Commonwealth must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the person charged placed another individual in fear of bodily harm.   You do not have to actually have physical contact with the alleged victim to be…

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