BOSTON — The special hearings involve evidence that may have been deliberately tainted by a chemist at the now-closed state drug lab.
BOSTON — The resignation follows revelations that the prosecutor corresponded with the chemist at the center of the drug lab scandal.
BOSTON — Community leaders say the influx of ex-inmates will burden existing reentry programs that are already overwhelmed with heavy caseloads and few resources.
BOSTON — Menino plans to increase police overtime to prevent crime as inmates are released in the wake of the state drug lab scandal.
BOSTON — In the latest fallout from the state drug lab scandal, special court sessions started Monday for almost 200 prison inmates with drug cases in Suffolk county who are trying to get their convictions thrown out.
BOSTON — About 10 convicts can go free while their legal challenges are pending in the fallout from the drug lab scandal.
BOSTON — Those familiar with her from school and work are struggling to reconcile the Annie Dookhan they knew with the chemist accused of falsifying criminal drug tests.
BOSTON — The judge’s decision to acquit Shawn Drumgold was based on prosecutors’ theory of possession, not on the drug lab scandal.
BOSTON — The program is an attempt to minimize the potentially disruptive effects on communities.
BOSTON — A former coworker of a chemist charged in Massachusetts drug lab scandal has testified the chemist appeared to have unfettered access to the lab.