Court denies inmate's sex-change surgery - Boston Globe


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Court denies inmate's sex-change surgery
Boston Globe
A divided federal Appeals Court in Boston on Tuesday overturned a lower court's ruling that a Massachusetts prison inmate serving a life sentence for killing her spouse is entitled to sex-change surgery funded by taxpayers. The 3-2 ruling from ... But ...
Court rules that Mass. prison system doesn't have to pay for inmate's sex ...Washington Post
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Murder charges filed in deadly meningitis outbreak - WZZM


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Murder charges filed in deadly meningitis outbreak
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BOSTON — A co-owner of a Massachusetts pharmacy and the head pharmacist have been charged in a federal indictment with 25 counts of second-degree murder in the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people nationwide, including 23 Michigan ...
Owners of pharmacy tied to deadly outbreak arrestedBoston Globe
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The Incredible Story of Professor Jackson - National Review Online (blog)


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The Incredible Story of Professor Jackson
National Review Online (blog)
[On August 30, MIT literature professor Noel] Jackson fired off a tweet before 9 a.m.: “I was roused from bed this morning by 4–6 cops and am now at MGH [Massachusetts General Hospital] — presumably so they can check my #academicreedom [sic] levels ...

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Ex-investigator for RMV indicted on theft, extortion charges - Boston Globe


Ex-investigator for RMV indicted on theft, extortion charges
Boston Globe
A former Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles employee has been indicted on charges of stealing more than $30,000 from inspection station owners through extortion and larceny schemes. Steven J. King, 47, of Marshfield was indicted Tuesday by a ...
Marshfield man indicted for extortion, larceny as employee of Mass. RMVWicked Local Marshfield

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Murder charges filed in meningitis outbreak - Detroit Free Press


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Murder charges filed in meningitis outbreak
Detroit Free Press
BOSTON — A co-owner of a Massachusetts pharmacy and the head pharmacist have been charged in a federal indictment with 25 counts of second-degree murder in the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people nationwide, including 23 Michigan ...

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Cyclist, cars hit by driver, Chelsea police say - Boston Globe


Cyclist, cars hit by driver, Chelsea police say
Boston Globe
The cyclist, a 48-year-old Chelsea man, was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital and is expected to recover. Piasecki, who was also also ... Piasecki was ordered held on $2,500 cash bail and is scheduled to return to court for a pretrial hearing on ...

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Mass. appeals court upholds ruling dismissing DCF lawsuit - New England Center for Investigative Reporting


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Mass. appeals court upholds ruling dismissing DCF lawsuit
New England Center for Investigative Reporting
The problems are now for the Governor and legislature of Massachusetts to resolve.” Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, who defended DCF in the suit, agreed with the ruling, saying the "one size-fits-all approach pushed in this lawsuit is ...
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Loan Collector's Corinthian Deal Hurts Students, Critics Say - Businessweek


Loan Collector's Corinthian Deal Hurts Students, Critics Say
Businessweek
The letter was sent to U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray. “The terms of the ... Kent Jenkins, a spokesman for Santa Ana, California-based Corinthian ...

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DA leading Aaron Hernandez murder case elected mayor - New York Daily News


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DA leading Aaron Hernandez murder case elected mayor
New York Daily News
He served two terms as district attorney, and considered a run at the Massachusetts Attorney General's office since his office began its prosecution of Hernandez, who was charged with murdering Odin Lloyd in June 2013. Sutter ultimately decided not to ...

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Massachusetts ride-share driver accused of rape - TheReporter.Com


Massachusetts ride-share driver accused of rape
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts Uber driver is accused of sexually assaulting a woman who had summoned the ride-sharing service. Authorities say 46-year-old Alejandro Done was arraigned Wednesday in Cambridge District Court.

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