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Prosecutors Likely to Toss Thousands of Tainted Drug Cases
BOSTON (AP) - District attorneys in Massachusetts are facing a key deadline as they continue to deal with the damage caused by the misconduct of a former state drug lab chemist.
The state's highest court ordered the DAs to produce lists by Tuesday indicating how many of the approximately 24,000 …
ACLU Asks SJC For Help In Drug Lab Cases
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking the highest court in Massachusetts to come up with a comprehensive plan for handling thousands of criminal cases tainted by a scandal at a state drug lab.
 
    Chemist Annie Dookhan was sentenced in November to serve at least three year…
Dookhan Sentenced To 3-5 Years In Jail
A chemist at a Massachusetts drug lab accused of faking test results in criminal cases has been sentenced to three to five years in prison.
 
    Annie Dookhan, of Franklin, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice, perjury and tampering with evidence. Fri...
Dookhan’s Attorney Seeking Plea Deal
Prosecutors and a lawyer for a Massachusetts chemist charged in a far-reaching scandal at a state drug-testing lab plan to meet with a judge to discuss a possible guilty plea.
 
Getty Images    Annie Dookhan is charged with obstruction of justice, perjury and other counts for alleg…
Mass. Chemist Arraigned In Drug Lab Scandal
The former chemist at the center of a drug testing scandal at a now-closed Massachusetts lab has pleaded not guilty to charges including perjury and tampering with evidence.
 
    Annie Dookhan was arraigned Thursday in Suffolk Superior Court...
Chemist Indicted On 27 Counts
A Massachusetts chemist accused of deliberately faking test results on drug samples in criminal cases has been indicted on 27 charges.
 
    Annie Dookhan, of Franklin, was first arrested in September on two counts of obstruction of justice and one count of pretending to hold a deg…
More Cases Head to Court in Mass. Drug Lab Scandal
More defendants are expected to challenge their convictions this week based on a testing scandal at a Massachusetts drug lab, including a man currently under indictment for murder and another man who served time behind bars for killing a neighborhood cat and burning its remains...