A Framingham pharmacy linked to a deadly national meningitis outbreak put dozens of fake names on prescriptions to defraud the government and avoid regulations, officials said.
First of all, there are two chances that Gov. Deval Patrick will be nominated to succeed Eric Holder as attorney general: slim and none. And slim isn’t answering his phone.
Federal prosecutors say the Boston Marathon bombing suspect should not get more time to decide whether to ask to move his trial out of the city.
U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz says she hopes the verdict marks “the end of an era that was very ugly in Boston’s history.”
Here is a look at some of the main players in the Whitey Bulger trial at U.S. District Court in South Boston.
Police say three masked people took “wanted” posters and a cake to Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz’s suburban home last weekend to protest her prosecution of Internet activist Aaron Swartz.
The petition on the White House website is fueled by how Ortiz handled the prosecution of Internet activist Aaron Swartz.
Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz says 27 people have been arrested after a large-scale gun and drug investigation in Boston that authorities expect will reduce crime in hard-hit neighborhoods.
A federal prosecutor who has been sharply criticized following the suicide of an Internet freedom activist appeared to fight back tears as she defended her office’s handling of a hacking case against him.
A federal prosecutor has rejected a claim by Massachusetts mobster James “Whitey” Bulger that the government allowed him to commit crimes because he was an FBI informant.