BOSTON — An outside review of 17 labs in the same state building that housed the lab at the center of a drug-testing scandal found that they, too, had problems.
BOSTON — Former state chemist Annie Dookhan is accused of falsifying drug tests used in criminal cases. It’s believed that tens of thousands of criminal cases are affected.
BOSTON — Annie Dookhan pleaded not guilty to 15 charges that include perjury and tampering with evidence.
BOSTON — Annie Dookhan was indicted on 17 counts of obstruction of justice, eight counts of tampering with evidence, perjury and pretending to hold a college degree.
BOSTON — Of the 110 people who have been released back to Boston, eight have already been re-arrested for other alleged crimes.
BOSTON — It took the state seven months to launch an investigation after they learned chemist Annie Dookhan had allegedly mishandled samples.
BOSTON — The call for JudyAnn Bigby’s resignation follows the state drug lab scandal and the meningitis outbreak.
BOSTON — The attorney overseeing the review of cases possibly tainted by Annie Dookhan, said as many 10,000 people could be affected.
BOSTON — Seventy-nine have been released in Boston.
BOSTON — State prosecutors said in court documents filed Tuesday that “a grand jury investigation is on-going with indictments expected” after Dec. 3.