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Probation

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.

07/14/2014

John O'Brien. (WBZ-TV)

Former Mass. Probation Commissioner Facing New Federal Charges

The former commissioner of the Massachusetts Probation Department, acquitted this month of state corruption charges, is facing new federal bribery charges.

04/25/2013

Mark Kerrigan in Middlesex Superior Court August 8, 2012.

Reports: Nancy Kerrigan’s Brother Back In Jail

The brother of former Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan is returning to a Massachusetts jail. Reports say a Middlesex County judge ordered Mark Kerrigan back to jail on Friday for six more months for violating his probation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/17/2012

A man works on his computer. (ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Fall River City Councilor Gets Probation For Illegal Gambling Cafes

A former Fall River city councilor has pleaded guilty to gaming charges in connection with operating two internet cafés in Fall River and Fairhaven.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/01/2012

Probation Department

2 Top Mass. Probation Aides Granted Immunity

Two one-time top aides to the former Massachusetts probation commissioner facing corruption charges have been granted immunity from prosecution in exchange for testimony.

07/18/2012

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Former Hadley Girls’ Softball Coach Gets Probation In Sex Scandal

Glenn Cooke has been sentenced to five years’ probation in a deal with prosecutors to resolve a charge he had an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenage player a decade ago.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/14/2012

All inbound lanes of the McGrath were closed to traffic after the crash.

Somerville Man Pleads Guilty In Crash That Killed Two Teens

A Somerville man has pleaded guilty to charges of motor vehicle homicide in connection with the 2011 crash that killed two teens.

05/02/2012

Probation Department

Therese Murray Says Job Referrals Are Routine

Senate President Therese Murray says she never made any phone calls on behalf of applicants seeking jobs with the Massachusetts Probation Department.

03/26/2012

Adam Wheeler is accused of fabricating a perfect record of academic achievement to get into Harvard.

Prison For Delaware Man Who Faked His Way Into Harvard

Delaware man who faked his way into Harvard has been sentenced to a year in prison for violating his probation by putting the university on his resume.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/24/2011

Stanetsky Memorial Chapels in Brookline

Body Mix-Up Lands Brookline Funeral Home On Probation

A body mix-up has landed a Brookline funeral home on probation.

12/21/2011

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