Annie Dookhan

William Hinton State Lab in Jamaica Plain

Drug Dealer Gets Lighter Prison Sentence Because Of Boston Crime Lab Scandal

A convicted drug dealer in New Hampshire who would have faced nearly 20 years in prison as a career offender will serve much less because a prior conviction was tossed out due to the Boston crime lab scandal.

08/27/2013

Annie Dookhan in Middlesex Superior Court, Jan. 9, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

State Review Finds More Cases Linked To Dookhan Lab Scandal

A disgraced former state chemist may have tainted more prosecutions than officials had first estimated, an independent reviewer of narcotics cases said Tuesday.

08/20/2013

Annie Dookhan in Middlesex Superior Court, Jan. 9, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Dookhan Wants Statements To Police Tossed In State Drug Lab Probe

The former Massachusetts state chemist accused of faking drug test results and tampering with evidence wants statements to police in which she allegedly admitted wrongdoing tossed out.

08/19/2013

Annie Dookhan outside Roxbury District Court Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo courtesy: AP-WBZ-TV)

Former Mass. Chemist Gets January Trial Date

A judge Friday in Boston scheduled a Jan. 6 trial date for Annie Dookhan, whose prosecution sent ripples through Massachusetts’ criminal justice system.

08/16/2013

Annie Dookhan outside Roxbury District Court Oct. 10, 2012. (Photo courtesy: AP-WBZ-TV)

Trial For Chemist In Drug Lab Scandal Set For January

A judge Friday in Boston scheduled a Jan. 6 trial date for Annie Dookhan, whose prosecution sent ripples through Massachusetts’ criminal justice system.

08/16/2013

Annie Dookhan in Middlesex Superior Court, Jan. 9, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Lawyer For Former State Chemist Asks Judge To Dismiss Charges

A former state chemist whose actions authorities say sent a ripple through the criminal justice system is challenging charges connected to claims she made in court that she had a master’s degree.

05/31/2013

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Man Freed In Drug Lab Scandal Faces Murder Charge

Authorities say a man freed from prison last year because of alleged mishandling of evidence in a state drug lab scandal has been charged with a fatal shooting in Brockton.

05/17/2013

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Former Mass. Chemist Arraigned A Sixth Time

A former Massachusetts chemist accused of faking test results at a state drug lab has pleaded not guilty at her sixth and final arraignment.

02/04/2013

Annie Dookhan in Middlesex Superior Court, Jan. 9, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Former Mass. Drug Lab Chemist Faces 6th Arraignment Monday

A former Massachusetts chemist accused of faking test results at a state drug lab faces her sixth arraignment.

02/02/2013

Chemist Sonja Farak was arrested after being accused of tampering with drug evidence.

State Crime Lab Chemist Arrested For Tampering With Evidence, Drug Possession

A chemist from the State Crime Laboratory in Amherst has been arrested.

01/20/2013

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