Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 242 § 6

Current through Chapter 115 of the 2021 Legislative Session
Section 242:6 - Triple damages for waste during pendency of action for recovery of land

If, during the pendency of an action for the recovery of land, the tenant or person in possession, with knowledge thereof, commits waste, the demandant, if he recovers judgment, may afterward recover in tort three times the amount of the damages assessed therefor.

Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 242, § 6