criminal justice reform

Criminal Justice Reforms
BOSTON (AP) _ The criminal justice overhaul signed recently by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has been hailed as bringing the most comprehensive system reforms in decades. Yet it also comes with an uncertain price tag, adds new layers of bureaucracy and leaves many complex issues to future study...
Vacation Just About Over
BOSTON (AP) _ Summer vacation is nearing an end for Massachusetts lawmakers, who have a lengthy to-do list for the fall months.
Among the issues the Democratic-controlled Legislature could tackle upon returning from August recess are Medicaid cost containment, criminal justice reform and bills relate…