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John O'Brien. (WBZ-TV)

Massachusetts Probation Hiring Case To Go To Jury

A federal judge has denied a request by lawyers for by attorneys for former state probation commissioner John O’Brien and two deputies to find them not guilty of declare a mistrial.


Probation Department

Former Probation Commish Back In Court, More Indictments Expected

Beacon Hill is buzzing, waiting for federal indictments that are expected to be handed down in the Probation Department investigation.


Former Tim Cahill aide Scott Campbell (Left Photo courtesy: The Boston Globe) | Former Probation Commissioner John O'Brien (at right)

Ex-Probation Boss, Ex-Cahill Aide Plead Not Guilty In Bribery Case

The state’s former probation commissioner and a former aide to Tim Cahill both pleaded not guilty in court on Monday to charges in connection with a bribery case.