A federal judge has ruled against a child advocacy group that alleged thousands of children in the Massachusetts foster care system were being abused and neglected.
A new pilot program that offers free services from retired judges to resolve mostly family-related cases is set to start on Nov. 1 in Canton, open to all 14 divisions of the state.
Massachusetts prosecutors in the Aaron Hernandez murder case say there’s no truth to an allegation that investigators misled a potential witness.
Denying a person their constitutional right to keep and bear arms is no small thing.
During the Whitey Bulger trial, TV stations will not be allowed to broadcast the arguments.
Aisling McCarthy Brady, 34, made a brief appearance Friday in Cambridge District Court as her lawyer asked a judge to preserve an extensive list of potential evidence in the case.
Two Americans indicted over a plot to smuggle tusks from narwhal whales into the U.S. have pleaded not guilty in federal court in Maine.
Police say Adam Finnegan poured gasoline in the Cape Cod Bible Alliance church, and lit a match.
Judges are being told they need to do more to stop jurors from posting information about cases on Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites.
A convicted sex offender will be allowed out of prison next month because of a mistake involving court paperwork.