Massachusetts Superior Court Rule 8:
Objections to Evidence
In civil actions, pursuant to the provisions of Mass.R.Civ.P. 46, and in criminal actions, pursuant to Mass.R.Crim.P. 22, if a party objects to the admission or exclusion of evidence, he may, if he so desires, state the precise grounds of his objection; but he shall not argue or further discuss such grounds unless the court then calls upon him for such argument or discussion.
As amended June 26, 1980, effective September 1, 1980