A compromise version of a bill that would allow parole for juveniles convicted of first-degree murder has been released by a House and Senate committee.
Patrick said the fire could prompt a call for better laws to protect people in apartments.
The bill was signed two years after a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak linked to a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts.
Gov. Deval Patrick says he expects to have a bill on his desksoon to strengthen security around Massachusetts abortion clinics.
The Patrick administration is seeking to extend health care coverage for medically necessary treatment for gender identity or gender dysphoria including hormone therapy and gender-reassignment surgery.
Tea party-affiliated candidate Mark Fisher is claiming state GOP committee members tried to bribe him with $1 million to drop his campaign for governor.
The Massachusetts Republican Party has offered to certify tea party-affiliated candidate Mark Fisher as gubernatorial candidate — a move that could pave the way for a contested GOP primary.
Olga Roche may have resigned Tuesday as the commissioner of the Department of Children and Families, but she’s still working there.
For the governor to repeatedly site some sort of “witch hunt” as the real source of the problem here is really outrageous.
A 14-year-old Boston boy charged with fatally shooting his 9-year-old brother is now facing adult charges.