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DiMasi Conspirator Gets 18 Months In Corruption Scheme

Joseph Lally was sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty earlier and cooperating with federal prosecutors in exchange for a lighter penalty.

10/19/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

Former House Speaker Sal DiMasi Asks For 3-Year Sentence

DiMasi, a Democrat who resigned in 2009, was found guilty of conspiracy, extortion and theft of honest services by fraud. He plans to appeal.

08/26/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

Jurors Finish Second Day Of Deliberations Without Verdict In DiMasi Trial

Jurors went home for the second day without reaching a verdict in the corruption trial of former House Speaker Sal DiMasi.

06/14/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

Jury Begins Deliberations In Sal DiMasi Corruption Trial

The public corruption case against former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi and two associates went to the jury Monday.

06/13/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

DiMasi Defense To Begin Calling Witnesses In Corruption Trial

Defense lawyers for former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi and two associates are set to begin calling witnesses in their public corruption trial.

06/05/2011

In this Nov. 12, 2009 file photo, former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi leaves federal court in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

Prosecutors Could Rest Case Soon In DiMasi Trial

A former deputy chief of staff for Gov. Patrick says lobbyist Richard McDonough told him approving a software contract could help improve relations between the governor & DiMasi.

05/31/2011

Sal DiMasi arrives at federal court Friday, May 27, 2011. (Photo by Doug Cope)

Prosecutors Expected To Rest Case In DiMasi Trial This Week

Federal prosecutors are expected to rest their case this week in the corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi and two associates.

05/29/2011

In this Nov. 12, 2009 file photo, former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi leaves federal court in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

Witness: I Was Told Not To Mention DiMasi In Email

A former Patrick administration official has testified he doesn’t believe a software contract would have been included in a 2007 emergency bond bill if Sal DiMasi hadn’t pressed officials to include it.

05/24/2011

In this Nov. 12, 2009 file photo, former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi leaves federal court in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

Ex-Mass. Official Testifies DiMasi Pushed Software

A former state official says she recalls then-House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi strongly advocating for a performance management software contract that was later awarded to Cognos.

05/23/2011

In this Nov. 12, 2009 file photo, former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi leaves federal court in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

DiMasi Corruption Trial Entering 3rd Week

The corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi and two associates is about to begin its third week of testimony.

05/22/2011

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