Massachusetts law requires every person in a passenger motor vehicle to wear a safety belt or sit in a child passenger restraint. Any driver who is stopped by a law enforcement officer for a traffic violation, and is not wearing a safety belt can be fined $25. https://malegislature.gov/Laws/Gener...
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Can I Get Fired for Refusing the COVID-19 Vaccine? If you think your employer already has too much control over your life, I have bad news. With some exceptions under the law, an employer can force an employee to get vaccinated, and if they refuse to be vaccinated the employer can fire them. That is because in “employment at will” states like Massachusetts, employees can be fired for a good reason, a bad reason, or no reason at all. In theory, if you are an “at-will” employee you could be fired for any reason, so long as that reason is not illegal such as discrimination or retaliation.
What is an FHA Amendatory Clause and Do I have to Sign It? The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) offers protection by way of the FHA amendatory clause to you as the buyer that other types of home loans do not offer. While this clause was primarily designed to protect the FHA, the buyer ends up with added protection.
Federal prosecutors are vowing an aggressive investigation of all those who took part in or instigated the rioting that occurred at the nation's capital. This raises the possibility that inflammatory statements President Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani made to supporters shortly before the assau...