Salvatore DiMasi

Prosecutors Wrapping Up DiMasi Corruption Trial

May 31, 2011

A former deputy chief of staff for Gov. Deval Patrick says lobbyist Richard McDonough told him approving a software contract could help improve relations between the governor and then-House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi.

Patrick Says DiMasi Pressed Him On Software Contract

May 28, 2011

BOSTON — Gov. Deval Patrick on Friday testified that former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi pressed him to approve a software contract that prosecutors say was part of a DiMasi kickback scheme.

Patrick: DiMasi Pressed Me On Contract

May 27, 2011

BOSTON — Gov. Deval Patrick testified Friday that former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi pressed him to approve a software contract that prosecutors say was part of a DiMasi kickback scheme.

Witness: I Was Told Don’t Mention DiMasi In Email

May 24, 2011

BOSTON — A former business partner of Cognos software salesman Joseph Lally said he was “chastised” by Lally for using Speaker Salvatore DiMasi’s name in an email.

Analyst: High-Level Testimony In DiMasi Trial ‘Politically Crucial’

May 24, 2011

BOSTON — Gov. Deval Patrick’s former budget boss, Leslie Kirwan, is expected to take the stand Tuesday in the federal corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi.

Former IT Chief: I Wouldn’t Have Backed Software Without DiMasi Nod

May 23, 2011

BOSTON — Bethann Pepoli, who was the deputy chief of the Massachusetts information technology division in 2006, testified Monday that she supported a $15 million contract for performance management software that year primarily because Speaker Salvatore DiMasi had expressed support for it.

Star Witness Ends Testimony In DiMasi Corruption Trial

May 20, 2011

BOSTON — Defense attorneys for former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi tried to portray ex-salesman Joseph Lally as a tax cheat and compulsive gambler whose testimony could not be trusted.

In DiMasi Trial, Lally Keeps His Salesman’s Cool

May 20, 2011

BOSTON — Former salesman Joseph Lally was calm and undeterred as he delivered damaging testimony Thursday of the scheme to funnel kickbacks to former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi.

DiMasi Trial Continues With Last Day Of Testimony For Key Witness

May 20, 2011

BOSTON — A key witness in the federal corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore Dimasi was furious at co-defendant Richard McDonough in the months prior to the trial, at one point firing off an expletive-laden email about him, according to testimony Thursday.

Key Witness Takes The Stand In DiMasi Trial

May 10, 2011

BOSTON — A key government witness against former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi said he didn’t want to be there. But DiMasi’s longtime law associate, Steven Topazio, took the stand Tuesday in the ongoing federal corruption trial of DiMasi and two co-defendants.

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