A Connecticut man accused of being the “East Coast Rapist” in a series of assaults over more than a decade from Rhode Island to Virginia was sentenced to life in prison Friday.
Former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for using his clout to steer two state contracts to a software firm in exchange for kickbacks.
A Salem man who faked his own death to beat several court cases has been sentenced to three years in prison.
A Pennsylvania woman who pleaded guilty to defrauding advertisers and exhibitors out of thousands of dollars through a fake Boston bridal show was sentenced Friday to five years and five days in prison.
Former Boston city council Chuck Turner has been sentenced to three years in prison in his corruption case.
The winner of the CBS reality show “Big Brother 9″ has been sentenced to four years in prison on drug and tax charges.
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for shining a powerful green laser beam into a state police helicopter escorting a liquefied natural gas tanker through Boston Harbor.
A Springfield woman has been sentenced to up to 16 years for breaking into a home and pouring hot cooking oil over another woman and a 3-year-old child as they slept.