NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2
FLASH FLOOD WARNING: Essex, Middlesex, & Suffolk Counties Until 11:30AM
WBZ WEATHER: Interactive Radar | Weather Blog | Current Conditions | Share Photos | Download Weather App

Corruption

Tim Cahill in court on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.

Cahill Seeks To Dismiss Charges In Corruption Case

A hearing on a motion to dismiss public corruption charges against former Massachusetts Treasurer Timothy Cahill has been postponed.

09/10/2012

Sal DiMasi answers questions outside federal court, June 15, 2011. (Photo by Bernice Corpuz)

Former Speaker DiMasi Stripped Of Pension

The Massachusetts Retirement Board has revoked former House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi’s $60,142 annual state pension.

08/30/2012

Former U.S. Sen. John Edwards at federal court May 29, 2012 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Edwards Not Guilty On 1 Count; Mistrial Declared On Other 5 Counts

After 9 days of deliberation, a jury has found John Edwards not guilty on one of six charges of campaign finance corruption brought against him.

05/31/2012

Tim Cahill

Tim Cahill Indicted On Corruption, Fraud Charges

Former State Treasurer and gubernatorial candidate Tim Cahill has been indicted on public corruption and fraud charges.

04/02/2012

Jack Abramoff Book

NightSide – Jack Abramoff, Author Of “Capitol Punishment” Joins Dan Rea

Jack Abramoff, The Face Of Political Corruption, Talks With NightSide Nation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/24/2012

HazMat specialist Fred Ellis Jr. is being investigated for steering business to a cleanup company.

I-Team: Veteran Boston Firefighter Is Focus Of Corruption Probe

A Boston firefighter is accused of pressuring motorists who have been in accidents to use a specific company for cleanup. Fred Ellis, a HazMat specialist is now being investigated.

10/28/2011

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

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

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

Convicted Ex-Mass. Speaker DiMasi Denied Bail

A federal judge has denied former House Speaker Sal DiMasi’s motion to allow him to stay out of prison while he appeals his conviction on corruption charges.

09/23/2011

Sal DiMasi (file image)

DiMasi Seeks Delay In Prison Reporting Date

Former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi has asked a judge to put off the day he must begin serving his sentence on corruption charges so his lawyers can have more time to prepare arguments on why he should remain free while his appeal is pending.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/17/2011

Former Mass. House Speaker Sal DiMasi outside court on Wednesday, June 15, 2011.

Former Speaker DiMasi Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison

Former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for using his clout to steer two state contracts to a software firm in exchange for kickbacks.

09/09/2011

more

previous