A judge has denied a request to have a Massachusetts teenager tried as a minor in the rape and murder of his math teacher.
Philip Chism is charged with raping and killing 24-year-old Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer in October.
The family of a high school teacher murdered in Danvers lashed out after a second similar attack was detailed on Wednesday.
Philip Chism allegedly tried to strangle a female staff member at the Metro Youth Services facility on Harvard Street in Dorchester on June 2.
Accused murderer Philip Chism is in serious trouble with the law again.
A 15-year-old Massachusetts boy charged with killing his math teacher is returning to court Thursday for arraignment on a second rape charge.
Philip Chism admitted killing his 24-year-old math teacher, but denied sexually assaulting her.
A 15-year-old boy charged with killing his math teacher has been indicted on a second aggravated rape charge.
State lawmakers are pushing a bill through Beacon Hill in the wake of a controversial ruling last month by the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.
The parents of a slain Danvers High School math teacher say they feel a sense of “betrayal and anguish” over a recent court decision that ruled it is unconstitutional to sentence juveniles to prison without the possibility of parole.