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Acushnet Hockey Coach Faces 64 New Sex Charges
An Acushnet youth hockey coach is facing 64 new charges in Florida after he tried to solicit sex from teens.
According to Tampa Bay Online, 41-year-old Anthony DeSilva was charged with two counts of traveling to meet a minor and two counts of encouraging a child to engage in sexual performance...
Mass. Lawyers Call for Outside Probe of Drug Lab
A call is being made for the appointment of an independent investigator to oversee the probe of the testing scandal at a state drug lab.
 
The Massachusetts Bar Association and the American Civil Liberties Union were among the groups to sign a letter sent on Wednesday to Attorney General Martha Coakle…
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...
Chemist in Mass. Lab Scandal Refuses to Testify
A chemist at the center of a scandal at a Massachusetts drug lab has refused to testify in a drug case against a Boston man who once spent 15 years in prison for the slaying of a 12-year-old girl he says he did not commit.
A lawyer for Shawn Drumgold asked a judge Wednesday to dismiss two drug charge…
“Rogue Chemist” Arrested
Former state lab chemist Annie Dookhan has been arrested. She's accused of faking drug test results that has left the outcome of thousands of criminal drug cases in question. Investigators say she handled tens-of-thousands of drug samples and she allegedly confessed to faking tests for two or t…

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