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What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?

If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.

03/12/2014

Michelle Kosilek

Mass. Prison Officials Appeal Sex-Change Ruling

Massachusetts prison officials are appealing a decision that would force taxpayers to pay for a sex-change operation for a transgender inmate serving a life sentence for murder.

01/31/2014

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SJC Hears Pledge Of Allegiance Challenge From Atheist Acton Couple

A lawyer for an atheist family has asked Massachusetts’ highest court to ban the practice of reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in state public schools.

09/04/2013

Tarek Mehanna. (Family photo courtesy: J.W. Carney)

Court Considers Appeal Of Sudbury Man’s Terror Conviction

A federal appeals court heard arguments in the case of a Massachusetts man convicted of conspiring to help al-Qaida.

07/30/2013

Catherine Greig (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Court Upholds 8-Year Prison Sentence For Bulger’s Girlfriend

A federal appeals court has upheld the 8-year prison sentence given to the longtime girlfriend of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger for helping him during his 16 years as a fugitive.

05/17/2013

Catherine Greig (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Bulger Girlfriend Catherine Greig Fights Prison Sentence

A federal appeals court heard arguments Monday challenging the 8-year prison term given to the longtime girlfriend of James “Whitey” Bulger for helping him while he was a fugitive.

03/05/2013

Sal DiMasi answers questions outside federal court, June 15, 2011. (Photo by Bernice Corpuz)

Sal DiMasi Appeals Corruption Conviction

An attorney for former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi has asked a federal appeals court to overturn DiMasi’s corruption conviction.

02/05/2013

Neil Entwistle (Photo credit should read KEN MCGAGH/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Entwistle Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request to hear an appeal from a British man who was convicted of killing his wife and infant daughter in Hopkinton.

01/14/2013

(Photo credit PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/GettyImages)

I-Team: 22,000 Case Backlog To Appeal Insurance Surcharge In Mass.

The I-Team found there is a nine month wait for motorists who want to appeal to a special state board.

01/10/2013

Neil Entwistle (Photo credit should read KEN MCGAGH/AFP/Getty Images)

Neil Entwistle Wants Supreme Court To Review Hopkinton Murders Conviction

Lawyers for Neil Entwistle filed the request last year, and the court is scheduled to decide Jan. 11 whether it will consider the case.

01/04/2013

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