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New Bedford Landlord Ordered to Pay $100K in Asbestos Lawsuit
BOSTON (AP) — A landlord who owns and operates dozens of properties in New Bedford will pay $100,000 in civil penalties to settle allegations he allowed contractors to perform illegal asbestos work on four homes he was renovating.
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey says the consent judgment …
Chemist in State Lab Scandal Arrested
Former state crime lab chemist Annie Dookhan was arrested without incident at her home in Franklin today around noon.She's accused of faking drug test results that has left the outcome of thousands of criminal drug cases in question.
Attorney General Martha Coakley says the criminal investigatio…