Legal expenses for Massachusetts towns similar in size to Cohasset

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Town FY 2012 spent FY 2013
budgeted
Population
Cohasset $349,877 $200,000 7,542
Ayer $76,875 $66,400 7,427
Boxford $126,320 $118,000 7,965
Dighton $61,026 $45,000 7,086
Great Barrington $50,000 $47,500 7,104
Halifax $41,872 $42,200 7,518
Hamilton $99,780 $121,000 7,764
Millis $79,961 $100,000 7,891
Orange $31,369 $20,000 7,839
Shirley $25,000 $25,000 7,211
Sterling $85,000 $60,000 7,808
Upton $42,605 $40,000 7,542
West Boylston $49,557 $60,000 7,669
Westminster $59,000 $65,000 7,277

SOURCES: Individual community town halls, US Census