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Week In Review: Wilkerson Pleads Guilty, Gang Violence24:44
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Wilkerson leaving federal court in 2008, where she pleaded not guilty to charges. (AP)
Wilkerson leaving federal court in 2008, where she pleaded not guilty to charges. (AP)

We discuss what former state Sen. Dianne Wilkerson's guilty plea means for the black political establishment in Boston. And we examine the police's response to gang violence in the wake of the murder of 14-year-old Nicholas Fomby-Davis. Plus, journalists offer their "Friday Hubbub" — Page 2 stories you shouldn't miss.

Guests:

  • Peter Canellos, Washington bureau chief for the Boston Globe
  • Howard Manley, executive editor of The Bay State Banner

This program aired on June 4, 2010.

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