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Beacon Hill Lawmakers Making Progress In Mass. Sentencing Bill

House lawmakers would consider scaling back mandatory minimum sentences for nonviolent drug offenders in Massachusetts, opening the door to a potential compromise on a stalled sentencing bill that also eliminates parole for some of the state’s most violent repeat offenders.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/04/2012

Former Major League Baseball player Roger Clemens leaves federal court following jury selection in his perjury trial on July 6, 2011 in Washington, DC. Seven-time Cy Young Award winner Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified in a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs Committee on his alleged use of performance enhancing drugs. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Make A Pitch To Retry Roger Clemens

Prosecutors in the Roger Clemens perjury case say they made an honest mistake in showing jurors inadmissible evidence and the baseball star should face another trial.

08/20/2011

Nancy Kerrigan (File photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Experts Say Nancy Kerrigan As Witness Could Backfire At Trial

Legal experts say the prosecution’s plan to call Nancy Kerrigan as a witness could backfire if she comes across sympathetic toward her brother during cross-examination by the defense.

05/12/2011

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Separate Trials For Pair Accused In Murder Of Framingham Man

Two men charged with dismembering and incinerating the body of man they allegedly killed over a drug debt will be tried separately.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/23/2011