Annie Dookhan in Middlesex Superior Court, Jan. 9, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Lawyer For Former State Chemist Asks Judge To Dismiss Charges

A former state chemist whose actions authorities say sent a ripple through the criminal justice system is challenging charges connected to claims she made in court that she had a master’s degree.


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Former Mass. Chemist Arraigned A Sixth Time

A former Massachusetts chemist accused of faking test results at a state drug lab has pleaded not guilty at her sixth and final arraignment.


Annie Dookhan (file image)

Gov. Patrick Orders ‘File By File’ Review Of Dookhan’s Drug Lab Cases

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has ordered a “file by file review” of every case handled by a state chemist accused of faking test results at a now-closed government lab.


Annie Dookhan (file image)

Bail Set For 9 Convicts In Special Session For State Drug Lab Scandal

Bail was set for nine convicts to go free Monday while their legal challenges are pending in the fallout from the state drug lab scandal.