A federal judge has agreed to turn over some sealed documents gathered during hearings in the 1990s to reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger’s lawyers.
A convicted killer who wants a taxpayer-funded sex change may be costing the state even more money.
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered state prison officials to provide a taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery to a transgender inmate serving life in prison for murder.
A federal judge has given Sal DiMasi and co-defendant Richard McDonough two additional weeks before they must report to prison.
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.
Closing arguments are scheduled for Friday in the corruption trial of former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi and two co-defendants.
A federal judge has ruled that a top legislative aide can testify about notes he made in 2006 indicating he would check with Sal DiMasi’s office before recommending lawmakers approve a $4.5 million software contract.