John O'Brien

Closing Arguments Made In Probation Hiring Trial
Closing arguments have started in the federal trial of former state probation commissioner John O'Brien and two deputies accused of rigging the agency's hiring process.
O'Brien, William Burke and Elizabeth Tavares are accused of trying to curry favor with powerful lawmakers by funnelin…
Federal Judge Removes Himself From Probation Hiring Case
A federal judge has agreed to remove himself from the trial of former state probation commissioner John O'Brien and two ex-colleagues.
 
    O'Brien, Elizabeth Tavares and William Burke are accused in a federal indictment with rigging the hiring process at the probation d…